User's Guide to Sunday, Dec. 17
Culture of Life
The standards of honesty, courage, chastity and charity come to life in timeless heroines and heroes.
“Respect for the reputation and honor of persons forbids all detraction and calumny in word or attitude.” (CCC 2507)
The ‘Father Woody Christmas Cash Giveaway’ was started 28 years ago with an endowment fund to honor the memory of Msgr. Charles Woodrich.
EDITORIAL: The coming of the Christ Child should inspire us to reflect on his mission and the deeper meaning of a petition we recite by heart as we pray the Our Father.
ANALYSIS: The Archdiocese of Munich and Freising will open the cause of the famous theologian Dec. 16.
A thick volume could be filled with quotes from Father Andrew Apostoli. Here are a few to start.
Arts & Entertainment
The Church possesses a treasure house of preparatory hymns and carols
In the letter marking the Dec. 14 election in the state of Gujarat, Archbishop Thomas Macwan warned against the threat posed by Hindu ‘nationalist forces.’
‘The Force Awakens’ offered humor, excitement and spectacle, with space battles and lightsaber duels. ‘The Last Jedi’ does the same — as well as bringing fresh story beats and new ideas.