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Pope Francis holds a rosary during a general audience Aug. 7, 2019.

On St. Joseph's feast, Italy to pray rosary for protection from coronavirus

On the Solemnity of St. Joseph, the protector of families and the Church, Catholics in Italy will pray the rosary... Read more

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Digital rosary discovered to be hackable, Vatican says it has fixed bugs

Shortly after the new “smart rosary” bracelet was released last week, the Vatican discovered an easy route for hackers to... Read more

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Vatican promotes 'smart rosary,' selling for $109

The Vatican promoted the launch of a ‘smart rosary’ bracelet Tuesday compatible with an iOS and Android app, which costs... Read more

Pope Francis blesses an image of Mary in St. Peter's Square May 3, 2017.

Pope Francis gives thousands of rosaries to Christians in Syria

Pope Francis announced Thursday that he is giving 6,000 blessed rosaries to Catholic communities in Syria as a sign of... Read more

Global Rosary Relay aims at 1 billion Hail Marys for priests

The Global Rosary Relay aims to have 1 billion Hail Marys said for the sanctification of priests June 28, the... Read more

‘Broken Mary’ procession in Chicago.

From a dumpster to the head of a procession: The story of 'Broken Mary'

On Friday, May 31, four lanes of traffic on a major thoroughfare in the city of Chicago shut down for... Read more

A pilgrim prays the rosary in St. Peter's Square.

Pope Francis: Pray the rosary daily for Church's protection from Satan

Pope Francis has asked all Catholics to pray the rosary daily during the month of October, asking Mary and St.... Read more

Glasgow Caledonian University.

University removes priest who hosted rosary of reparation for gay pride parade

A Catholic priest in Glasgow has been removed as a university chaplain after hosting a rosary of reparation for the... Read more

Ninth annual Rosary Relay to cover globe in prayer for priests

Marian shrines in more than 50 countries throughout world will join in a 24-hour rosary initiative on Friday to intercede... Read more

Pope Francis presides over the recitation of the rosary at the Shrine of Our Lady of Divine Love.

Pope Francis makes rosary pilgrimage for peace in Syria

Pope Francis made a rosary pilgrimage May 1 to invoke intercession from the Blessed Virgin Mary for peace in Syria.  Read more

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How the rosary helped Jim Caviezel play St. Luke

“Passion of the Christ” star Jim Caviezel told CNA that he relied on scripture, daily Mass and the rosary to... Read more

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An Astros rosary for Pope Francis

A Catholic parish in Houston is encouraging sports fans to pray with handmade rosaries in the colors of their favorite... Read more

How to pray the Rosary more deeply

It is interesting that in her appearances at Lourdes, Fatima and other locations, the Mother of God repeatedly recommends praying... Read more

Across Ireland, Catholics pray rosary to strengthen pro-life cause

Hundreds of groups of Catholics gathered across the island of Ireland on Sunday to pray the Rosary for the preservation... Read more


He overcame prison and drug addiction - thanks to the rosary

A life of crime and drug addiction landed Khristian Briones, 39, in prison for ten years. During that time, he paid... Read more

Ban on religious icons in cars sparks Catholic outcry in Philippines

In the most recent clash between the government and the Catholic Church in the Philippines, authorities have banned hanging rosaries... Read more

The statue of Our Lady of Fatima.

Want to join Mary in battle? Pray the rosary, cardinal says at Fatima

At a vigil Mass with tens of thousands gathered in the Portugal town of Fatima, Cardinal Pietro Parolin delivered a... Read more

This pregnant woman found her faith in 1930s Spain – and died for it.

A pregnant woman who found her faith in a Spanish prison, refused to give up the name of her Christian... Read more

Who was that priest praying the rosary at the Army-Navy game?

You might have seen an Army chaplain devoutly praying the rosary on the sideline during Saturday's Army-Navy football game. Who... Read more

Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme of Maiduguri.

Is this bishop right about the rosary conquering Boko Haram?

Amid the apparent decline of the radical Islamist group Boko Haram, a Nigerian bishop who had a vision of Christ... Read more