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Poll: What are you most excited about for the Easter celebration?

Easter is the largest celebration within the Roman Catholic Church, and we want to know how you are going to partaaaaay. What are you most excited about for the Easter celebration? Easter is the largest celebration within the Roman Catholic Church, and we want to know how you are going to parta… in Catholic News […]

Watch these friars’ impressive ‘cup game’ moves!

You’ve never seen the cup game played quite like this! Last year around Christmas, the Franciscan Friars Minor posted a Facebook video showing members of their community playing the “cup game” to the tune of “Jesus King of Glory.” The video was posted along with an appeal for donations to support the community’s seminarian fund. […]

Poll: What is your favorite form of Mass?

The Catholic Church has a few forms and rites of Mass. We want to know what your favorite is. What is your favorite form of Mass? The Catholic Church has a few forms of mass. We want to know what your favorite is.  What is your favorite form o… in Catholic News Agency’s Hangs on […]

Poll: How is your Lent going?

We have just passed the half way mark in Lent, and Catholic News Agency wants to know how you are feeling. Pope Francis has recently encouraged the Church to seek the true light of Christ, especially in our interactions with other people. He has also urged for a greater removal of “objects” or “false lights” which […]

The Catholic origins of McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish

With sales reaching around 300 million per year, the Filet-O-Fish is one of McDonald’s most popular sandwiches. But what many customers may not realize is that the sandwich was created by Catholics and for Catholics nearly 50 years ago. In 1962, a man named Lou Groen had opened the first McDonald’s franchise in Cincinnati, Ohio. […]

Poll: What is your favorite title for St. Joseph?

On Monday, we celebrated the feast day for St. Joseph, the husband of Mary. However, the Catholic Church has many titles for St. Joseph. What is your favorite title for St. Joseph? On Monday we celebrated the feast day for St. Joseph, the husband of Mary. However, the Catholic Church has many o… in Catholic […]

Poll: Would you have been able to handle Lent a hundred years ago?

The basic requirements for the Lenten sacrifice used to be a lot more difficult. Guidelines from a 1906 article showed that meat was allowed once a day during the only meal of the day. This was required everyday beside Sunday. In your opinion, would you have been able to handle Lent a hundred years ago? […]

Poll: What are you doing to help the environment?

The Vatican has recently stated in a conference on biodiversity that we should be mindful of wasteful habits. If you are exercising habits to help recycle and attend to the environment, what are you doing?   The Vatican has recently stated in a conference on biodiversity that we should be mindful of wasteful habits. If […]

Poll: What type of Lenten sacrifice will you participate in?

Lent can be a spiritual jump start, and there is an endless array of possible mortifications. Some people fast from food, technology, or alcohol – while some monks fast for 40 days from solid food and survive off the carbs they receive from hearty beer. What type of Lenten sacrifice will you participate in? Lent can […]

Poll: What is your favorite Marian Catholic Dogma?

Dogmas are proclaimed articles of faith which are necessary for the belief of all in communion with the Catholic Church. The Catholic Church has attributed four dogmas to Mary. What is your favorite Marian Catholic Dogma?   Dogmas are proclaimed articles of faith which are necessary for the belief of all in communion with the […]