September 11, 2014

Archbishop Aquila's 9/11 Reminder: Love of God Linked to Love of Man

The archbishop of Denver wrote that violence in the name of religion, be it the terrorist attacks of 13 years ago or the current atrocities perpetuated by ISIS and Boko Haram, is a reflection of a hatred of God.

July 4, 2014

The Cross and the Bible at Ground Zero

COMMENTARY: Paying a Visit to the National September 11 Memorial Museum at the World Trade Center

September 11, 2013

U.S. Bishops Release Special Mass Prayers for 9/11 Anniversary

Individual bishops also commemorated the anniversary with thoughts and prayers on social media.

May 1, 2013

Victory for the Ground Zero Cross


September 11, 2012

The Nation Prays on 11th Anniversary of 9/11

Church leaders and politicians remember the victims.

October 27, 2011

World Trade Center Church Will Be Rebuilt

Deal reached between Greek Orthodox and Port Authority means there will be a place of worship at Ground Zero.

September 21, 2011

The First Response: A Register Editorial on Faith in the Public Square

Especially in this post-9/11 world, we must find ways to continue allowing public expressions of our need for the Almighty — and our gratitude for his blessings. From our Sept. 25 issue.

September 13, 2011

Bishops Mourn Those Lost on 9/11 and Comfort America on 10th Anniversary

Archbishop Dolan: 'Let us pray that the lasting legacy of 9/11 is not fear, but rather hope for a world renewed.'

September 12, 2011

Pope: Why We Need the Eucharist

Benedict XVI presided at the conclusion of the 25th Italian National Eucharistic Congress on Sept. 11. His Sunday Mass homily reflected on the congress’ theme: 'The Eucharist for Everyday Life.' He also recalled 9/11, entrusting the victims and their families to 'the Lord of life.' He also encouraged families, priests and engaged couples.

September 11, 2011

God at Ground Zero

Pastors gather to pray where New York Mayor Bloomberg holds secular remembrance.

September 11, 2011

Embracing Our Spiritual Truths: Editorial for 9/11's 10th Anniversary

Let us pray that the inconvenient truths revealed through this searing tragedy will not be forgotten. In fear and trepidation, we clung to the Lord. Let us now abide with him in love.

September 9, 2011

Pope Benedict Marks 10th Anniversary of 9/11 by Praying for America

The Holy Father wrote of the need for global peace in a letter to Archbishop Dolan of New York.

September 9, 2011

John Paul II's Reaction to 9/11

The former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See recalls the late Holy Father's response to the terrible events 10 years ago.

September 9, 2011

Flight 93 Victims Will Be Laid to Rest Sept. 12

Pennsylvanians' works of mercy help Sept. 11 families.

September 9, 2011

September 11 and Hollywood

How Movies Can Help Make Our Past Real — or Unreal

September 7, 2011

9/11's Church

St. Peter Church in New York City has witnessed much in its 226 years as a parish, from the joyful birth of a new nation to the most devastating tragedy on Sept. 11, 2001. Feature from our Sept. 11, 2011, issue.

September 1, 2011

Covenants in the Bible, Atheist Film Flops, Artists and Friendships, and much more!

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August 30, 2011

Remembering 9/11

August 26, 2011

A True Jesuit Passes Away, Religious Freedom, How the East Views the Pope, and much more!

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August 16, 2011

Sept. 11 Flag Comes to World Youth Day

On Aug. 16, it led several hundred young people from the Diocese of Brooklyn towards their first destination: the opening ceremony for English-speaking pilgrims.

July 29, 2011

World Trade Center Cross Continues to Be 'Sign of Consolation and Comfort' — and Hope

Franciscan priest recalled 9/11 symbol's significance when he blessed it again at a July 23 ceremony before its relocation to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.

July 7, 2011

Facebooking the Truth, 3 Characteristics of the Diabolical, Controversy over Heaven Sign, and more!

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August 17, 2010

President Obama Defends Ground Zero Mosque!