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Peter Jesserer Smith
Bishop David Zubik re-established St. Benedict the Moor as a personal parish in the Black Catholic tradition, giving all Pittsburgh Catholics an opportunity to be enriched by their spiritual patrimony.
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Michael J. New
The most important takeaway from the survey is that most people’s attitudes toward abortion are nuanced.
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Fr. Stanley Smolenski
The fatherhood of St. Joseph is not an honorary title but indicates a unique and authentic fatherhood.
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Kevin Di Camillo
Recipients of this mystical gift include St. Francis of Assisi, St. Catherine of Siena, St. Rita of Cascia, and perhaps even St. Paul the Apostle.
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John Grondelski
Can you imagine Jupiter appearing in the whisper of the wind? No. But that’s what our God does.
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Joseph Pronechen
Traditionally, each month is dedicated to some major aspect of our faith such as the Precious Blood, St. Joseph, the Holy Name of Jesus and the Poor Souls. August has its major dedication too.
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Claire Dwyer
“If our prayer is resolutely united with that of Jesus, in trust and boldness as children, we obtain all that we ask in his name, even more than any particular thing: the Holy Spirit himself, who contains all gifts.” [CCC 2741]
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Dave Armstrong
Refuting John Calvin’s false “tradition of men”
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Amanda Evinger
A review of Dr. Peter Kwasniewski’s Reclaiming Our Roman Catholic Birthright
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Regis Martin
“Mary’s mission is precisely to lead us to him, repeating to us the invitation she gave the servants in Cana: ‘Do whatever he tells you.’ Let us listen to her motherly voice!” —Pope St. John Paul II
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Kathy Schiffer
In the midst of the devastation, eight Jesuit missionaries who were in their rectory survived.
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Jimmy Akin
What happened at the mysterious event known as the Transfiguration? What did it mean?
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Kathy Schiffer
On the Feast of the Transfiguration, we are reminded of this great miracle—which has been memorialized in art and history.
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Fr. Dwight Longenecker
If you get rid of the supernatural from religion, it’s not a religion anymore — it’s just a set of table manners.
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Sherry Antonetti
“On the threshold of the public life: the baptism. On the threshold of the Passover: the Transfiguration.” (CCC 556)
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E. Christian Brugger
DIFFICULT MORAL QUESTIONS: “I’m disgusted by the leading political candidates for president. Do I have a moral obligation to vote in November?”
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Edward Pentin
“Yesterday, in one second, more damage to the Christian quarter of Beirut was done than throughout the long years of the civil war.”
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Kathy Schiffer
Inside the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, high over a side altar, is a beautiful golden bas relief depicting the story.
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Fr. Roger Landry
COMMENTARY: Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen spoke forthrightly about the ethical deformation that came from ignoring moral absolutes and justifying the intrinsically evil decision to use atomic weapons.
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Jim Graves
The Kneeling Santa idea came to Ray Gauer while he was on retreat at a Trappist Monastery in Kentucky in the 1940s.
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Theresa Doyle-Nelson
Aug. 4 is the day set aside for this largely-unknown New Testament saint, “Paul’s traveling companion.”
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Edward Pentin
Most cardinals have little knowledge of a prospective pope when they enter the Sistine Chapel to cast their vote. This book seeks to help remedy that.
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Patrick Reilly
The only true path forward, as always, is fidelity to Catholic teaching.
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Alexandra Greeley
Msgr. Gigantiello graduated from the Culinary Institute of America in New York, and worked as a professional chef for 10 years before entering the seminary.
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Michael O’Neill
Mother Theresa died in 1918 and was declared venerable in 1994
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Joseph Pronechen
Preview of Pray: The Story of Patrick Peyton, which tells the story of the ‘Venerable’ media priest.
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Mary Harrell
I’m one of the many mothers who is reluctantly, for the first time ever, putting a toe in the waters of home schooling this fall.
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Edward Pentin
The latest news of Benedict’s condition came from his biographer, Peter Seewald, who visited the Pope Emeritus over the weekend.
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Edward Pentin
Father George Woodall highlighted several aspects of the document, including what he called its ‘rambling’ text and ‘vague, superficial and generic’ moral principles.
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Dave Armstrong
It is perfectly understandable that the “bystanders” at the crucifixion misunderstood Jesus as calling out to Elijah, because they believed in Elijah’s return and the intercession of the saints.