A Service of EWTN
Nation
JD Flynn/CNA
The basilica will livestream a “Pentecost Evening Prayer for Justice and Peace” Sunday evening, at 5:30pm Central.
Nation
Catholic News Agency
The decision responded to an emergency appeal from the South Bay United Pentecostal Church and its senior pastor Bishop Arthur Hodges III, who had challenged California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s order limiting churches to 25% of their normal maximum capacity, with 100 people maximum at any service.
Sunday Guide
Father Jordan Schmidt, OP
User’s Guide to Sunday, May 31
Books
Joseph Pronechen
BOOK PICK: The Knights of Columbus: An Illustrated History
Publisher's Note
Michael Warsaw
A NOTE FROM OUR PUBLISHER
Commentary
Father Andrew J. Summerson
COMMENTARY: Our encounter with the Holy Spirit in the Divine Liturgy offers a few lessons in how to best prepare our hearts to return to public celebration of the Mass at God’s house.
Nation
Patti Armstrong
Despite social distancing, many elders have a good perspective of the situation, relying on faith, family and friends.
World
Peter Jesserer Smith
Catholics from around the world told the Register their stories of being on the hospital frontlines of COVID-19.
Nation
Catholic News Agency
After widespread protest, former police officer Derek Chauvin was arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter on May 29.
Arts & Entertainment
K.V. Turley
Award-winning British director Norman Stone has an ongoing fascination with the writer C.S. Lewis.
Carrie Severino
COMMENTARY: His story provides an important lesson on the virtues of humility and fortitude, which seem to be in short supply in Washington these days.
Doreen Abi Raad
Lebanon’s longstanding tradition of Catholic schools stems from the Pontifical Maronite College in Rome whereby many Maronite priests, returning to Lebanon from Rome with a zeal for education, in turn opened schools all over their homeland.
Peter Jesserer Smith
The Pius XII Council 5295 is one of a number of councils being recognized for its example in how to keep parishes and communities connected.