Fr. Jan Macha was executed in 1942, after serving just 1,257 days as a priest.
Supporters bill it as one of the most important Catholic events since Vatican II.
Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali has joined the personal ordinariate.
The United States is one of only seven countries that allow elective abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, and its abortion policy is generally more permissive than most European nations, a fact that Mississippi cites in its legal challenge to the U.S. Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade abortion ruling that legalized abortion on-demand nationwide.
The High Court rejected the landmark challenge on Sept. 23.
Cardinal Marcello Semeraro said the new blesseds offered a ‘model of service.’
The Rt. Rev. Jonathan Goodall said he took the decision ‘after a long period of prayer.’
Bishop Paolo Bizzeti’s precessor as Apostolic Vicar of Anatolia was murdered.
Mother Elżbieta Róża Czacka is little known outside of Poland.
Pastors across England discuss the pandemic’s long-term impact on their parishes.
Sir James MacMillan’s new work “Nothing in Vain” is inspired by a meditation by the English saint.
The sisters were brutally mistreated by Soviet soldiers in 1945. Have their bodies finally been recovered?
Archbishop Gintaras Grušas of Vilnius believes that his country has a “big message” for the world.
The Romanian Catholic Archbishop Aurel Percă is already thinking about how the Church can help to form the “post-COVID-19” generation.
If you’ve experienced ups and downs during the pandemic, you are not alone. So has Archbishop John Wilson, leader of the sprawling English archdiocese of Southwark.
Pope Francis only spent 11 hours in Albania when he visited the country in 2014. But for some, his trip was life-changing.
The Catholic bishop overseeing preparations for World Youth Day 2023 in Lisbon, Portugal, has said that the event will be an opportunity to renew hope in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Cardinal Péter Erdő will host the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress in September.
Archbishop Raphael Minassian is a man of action who has little time for the formalities of ecclesiastical life.
The Church in France is under pressure, according to the president of the French Catholic bishops’ conference.