Archive for January 15, 2024

Martin Scorsese attends the National Board of Review 2024 Awards Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on Jan. 11, 2024, in New York City.?w=200&h=150

By Francesca Pollio Fenton

Director Martin Scorsese confirms completion of script for ‘A Life of Jesus’

Scorsese and filmmaker Kent Jones have finished the screenplay and plan to begin shooting the film, based on Shūsaku Endō’s... Read more

Recording artist Matt Maher performs in Nashville, Tennessee, on April 30, 2019.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

National Eucharistic Congress announces musician Matt Maher, releases updated schedule

Set to open July 17–21, the congress will feature a mile-long Eucharistic procession through Indianapolis and opportunities for adoration with... Read more

Martin Luther King Jr. addresses a crowd from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial where he delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech during the Aug. 28, 1963, March on Washington, D.C.?w=200&h=150

By Peter Pinedo

U.S. bishops reflect on ‘rallying cry’ of Martin Luther King Jr.

Archbishop Timothy Broglio said that the renowned civil rights leader taught that “we must confront the evils of racism and... Read more

President Donald Trump.?w=200&h=150

By Tyler Arnold

Trump romps in Iowa, a traditional stronghold for social conservatives

The results of the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses are powering a strong start to former President Donald Trump’s 2024 bid to... Read more

Pope Francis speaks at a meeting with priests from the Diocese of Rome in the Archbasilica of St. John Lateran on Jan. 13, 2024.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis responds to resistance to Fiducia Supplicans: ‘The Lord blesses everyone’

Pope Francis responded publicly to questions about the Vatican’s declaration on blessings for same-sex couples for the first time in... Read more

Pope Francis appearing on Che Tempo Che Fa on Jan. 14/?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis: ‘I like to think of hell as empty’

Pope Francis appeared on Italy’s most popular prime-time talk show on Sunday night where the pontiff shared how he hopes... Read more