Archive for May 11, 2024

A powerful tornado hit St. Mary's Catholic Church in rural Barnsdall, Oklahoma, on May 6, 2024.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Tabernacle untouched at Oklahoma parish hit by powerful tornado

Father Emmanuel Nduka, who pastors three local churches including St. Mary’s, told CNA that the tabernacle’s survival served as a... Read more


By Susan Klemond

Apostolate champions care of creation and souls in support of Catholics in rural areas

Built on Archbishop Edwin O’Hara’s vision and philosophy of Catholic rural life, the apostolate continues his legacy of helping the... Read more

Lego announced on May 7, 2024, a set of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, joining the ranks of LEGO’s models of world-famous monuments including the Taj Mahal and the Great Pyramid of Giza.?w=200&h=150

By Kate Quiñones

LEGO announces Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral set

LEGO announced on May 7 a Lego set of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral alongside a set of the Mona Lisa... Read more

Archbishop J. Michael Miller celebrates Mass at Sacred Heart Church in Delta before the March for Life in Victoria, British Columbia, on May 9, 2024. He prayed that they “may be worthy and effective messengers of hope.”?w=200&h=150

By Paul Schratz / The B.C. Catholic

Bishops speak of ‘moral crisis’ before March for Life in Victoria, British Columbia

Vancouver Archbishop J. Michael Miller told the pro-life worshippers that they are “praying in a special way that reverence for... Read more

Govenor Gavin Newsom of California.?w=200&h=150

By Matthew Santucci

International summit on climate change to bring California, New York governors to the Vatican

The joint summit “From Climate Crisis To Climate Resilience,” will be held at the Vatican from May 15–17 at the... Read more

"The Chosen" actor Jonathan Roumie gives the commencement speech at the Catholic University of America on Saturday, May 11, 2024.?w=200&h=150

By Tyler Arnold

‘The Chosen’ star Jonathan Roumie urges Catholic University grads to emulate Christ

Roumie headlined the commencement ceremony for CUA graduates held on the lawn of the Basilica of the National Shrine of... Read more