A Service of EWTN
Sunday Guide
Claire Dwyer
User’s Guide to Sunday, Oct. 14
Vatican
Matthew E. Bunson
Paul VI joins six others being raised to the altars.
Books
E. Christian Brugger
Made This Way Offers Child-Friendly Explanations for Current Cultural Issues
Peter Jesserer Smith
The Register interviews Bishop John Barres of Rockville Centre, author of a new pastoral letter on St. Oscar Romero, in advance of the martyr’s canonization.
Edward Pentin
Even though its author Paul VI will be canonized Sunday, the encyclical’s message hasn’t shaped the synod’s deliberations.
Blogs
Rep. Steve King
The “Heartbeat Protection Act” (HR 490) would ensure that “when a heartbeat can be detected, the baby is protected” from abortion.
In Person
K.V. Turley
Producer Phelim McAleer discusses new movie about notorious Philadelphia abortionist.
Nation
Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: His resignation Oct. 12 was due more than anything else to the fact that his priests didn’t believe he was telling the truth about Archbishop Theodore McCarrick.
Nation
Hannah Brockhaus/Catholic News Agency
In the Oct. 12 letter accepting the cardinal’s resignation, the Holy Father defended the cardinal from the widespread criticism he has faced in recent months.
Culture of Life
Peter Jesserer Smith
A popular Catholic catechetical program in England and Australia is gaining a foothold in the U.S. through the English-Catholic ordinariate.
Paul Kengor
COMMENTARY: It seems more likely now that we are indeed facing, as Cardinal Karol Wojtyla said in 1976, the greatest historical confrontation humanity has gone through.
Steven D. Greydanus
The La La Land filmmakers reunite to explore the private life of Neil Armstrong and the triumphs and tragedies of the space race.
Msgr. Charles Pope
Yes, stay angry at sin and corruption — but let your anger take the form of holy perseverance, not unholy bitterness.
VOICES from the Blogs
Shaun McAfee
John Grondelski
John Grondelski
Kathy Schiffer
Joseph Pronechen
Shaun McAfee
Patti Armstrong
Joseph Pronechen
Matthew Archbold
Derya Little
Joseph Pearce
Patti Armstrong
Celeste Behe
Patrick Reilly
Edward Pentin
Jimmy Akin