Saint of the Day
- St. LucySt. Lucy is a virgin and martyr of Syracuse in Sicily, whose feast is celebrated on December 13th. According to tradition, Saint Lucy was born to rich and noble parents in the year 283. Her father was of Roman origin, but his early death left her dependent upon her mother, whose name, Eutychia, seems to […]
Verse of the Day
- Today's Verse - Deuteronomy 24:19When you are harvesting in your field and you overlook a sheaf, do not go back to get it. Leave it for the alien, the fatherless and the widow, so that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hands.—Deuteronomy 24:19Thoughts on Today's Verse...This is clearly a passage old Scrooge […]
Catholic News – Africa
- Lebanese bishops concerned about Christian emigration
- Cardinal Sako orders muted Christmas celebrations in Iraq
- Iraqi cardinal pleads for help for Christians on Nineveh Plain
- Burkina Faso bishop: As violence continues, 'nobody is listening'
- Christian activist’s arrest in Egypt prompts warnings of crackdown on dissent
Catholic News – Vatican
- ‘No logical connection’ between celibacy and abuse, CDF official says
- US bishops in Rome ask Pope Francis about McCarrick report
- Pope Francis celebrates 50th ordination anniversary by honoring his mentor
- Pontifical Academy for Life hosts interreligious discussion on palliative care
- Pope Francis: Our Lady of Guadalupe is 'woman, mother, and mestiza'