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Vatican
Courtney Mares/CNA
John Henry Newman joins four other holy lives in canonization Oct. 13.
Vatican
Courtney Mares/CNA
The Holy Father appealed for dialogue, especially as families in the region are forced to flee from warfare.
Features
K.V. Turley
A timeline of the events that shaped the new saint.
Sunday Guide
Deacon Omar Gutierrez
User’s Guide to Sunday, Oct. 13
Books
K.V. Turley
John Henry Newman’s literary output is remarkable.
Education
K.V. Turley
His writing apostolate included more than 20,000 letters.
Vatican
Catholic News Agency
According to Bishop Juan Ignacio Arrieta Ochoa, secretary of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts, 'It is useless for anyone to pretend that the German synod is binding, because no one has given that authority to the German synod.'
Nation
Lauretta Brown
Countering the claims of pro-abortion U.N. agencies, the U.S. government has joined with 20 other countries to emphatically point out that ‘there is no international right to abortion.’
Movies
Steven D. Greydanus
Joaquin Phoenix is queasily persuasive as a troubled loner in crisis in this comic-book origin story, but the film lacks adequate moral perspective.
Nation
Jonah McKeown/CNA
The supplies provided to the Juarez Diocese-run facility included medicine, food, water, diapers and shoes.
K.V. Turley
It would be fair to say that the closer Newman drew to the Church, the closer he drew to the Mother of the Church.
Joseph Pronechen
The blessings of teaching children the devotion abound in the domestic church.
Patti Armstrong
“The devil hates everything beautiful and the bells are specifically used to draw attention to the divine worship of God.”