A Service of EWTN
In Person
Doug Keck/EWTN
Cardinal discusses the gift of priestly celibacy in his new book.
Blogs
Edward Pentin
A former victim of a syncretistic religious ceremony in Brazil warns, “The Church must be very clear about the occult influences that form the basis of many of these native practices.”
Vatican
Courtney Mares/CNA
At least four of the 12 language groups overtly propose such initiatives in summary reports, with the majority of groups expressing openness.
Arts & Entertainment
Bree A. Dail
It is based on Cardinal Müller’s February document.
Movies
Steven D. Greydanus
Angelina Jolie returns as the iconic Disney villainess-turned-heroine and battles Michelle Pfeiffer for the fate of the world, or something.
Catholic News Agency
It is estimated that Irena Sendler and her associates were able to save 2,500 Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto.
Catholic News Agency
A source with knowledge of the Vatican investigation said McCarrick is alleged to have regularly invited high school boys to accompany him on trips between 1971-1977, when he served as secretary to Cardinal Terrence Cooke in New York.
Blogs
Lauretta Brown
“I agree with Hillary Clinton on one thing, disagree with her on many others,” said Gabbard, “but when she said abortion should be safe, legal and rare, I think she’s correct.”
Edward Pentin
The Register has learned that organizations belonging to REPAM, which has held the primary role in organizing the synod’s proceedings, have received millions of dollars in grants from the U.S. foundation.
Commentary
William L. Saunders
COMMENTARY: Oddly, at first glance, this issue appears to have already been decided in 2016.
Patty Knap
Love and Mercy: Faustina dramatizes key moments in St. Faustina’s life and the difficulties and triumphs that accompanied the spread of the message following her death in 1938.
Fr. Roger Landry
COMMENTARY: The former Oxford don, who will be canonized with four other saints Oct. 13, is not as well-known to the Catholic masses as he should be.
K.V. Turley
Melissa Villalobos prayed: ‘Please, Cardinal Newman, make the bleeding stop!’ It did. Immediately.
VOICES from the Blogs
Pat Cross
Dave Armstrong
Theresa Doyle-Nelson
Jimmy Akin
Father John P. Cush
Sherry Antonetti
Justin McClain
Kathy Schiffer
Jim Schroeder
Guest Writers
Vincent Weaver
Kevin Di Camillo
Joseph Pronechen
K.V. Turley
Theresa Doyle-Nelson