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The Angel of the Trenches Earns His Nickname, Iraqi Christians are Still Suffering, and More Links!

By Tito Edwards | April 10, A.D. 1918: The Angel of the Trenches Earns His Nickname – Donald McClarey J.D., The American Catholic After ISIS Beaten, Islamists Stop Iraqi Christians Returning to Their...

Marriage Matters: All Living Arrangements Are Not Equal

By Marcia Segelstein | Over the past few decades, our culture has come to accept a broad range of living arrangements for adults and children. Gone are the days when living together without marriage was frowned on. Today...

Reel Presence: How Friendship is a Synonym for Salvation

By Scott Hahn | What I know about film can fit comfortably in a single frame. I am neither Siskel nor Ebert, nor even the little robot characters on “Mystery Science Theater 3000.” But I know a thing or...

Vatican Rejects German Bishops’ Intercommunion Proposal

By Edward Pentin | The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, with the approval of Pope Francis, has written a letter to German bishops rejecting their proposal to allow some Protestant spouses to receive Holy Communion,...

Bishop Emeritus Foley of Birmingham Dies at 88

By Joseph Pronechen | BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Bishop Emeritus David Edward Foley, the third bishop of the Diocese of Birmingham, Alabama, died peacefully Tuesday evening. With friends gathered around him, the...

Recalling Pope Benedict XVI’s Human-Rights Appeal

By Lucia Silecchia | April 18 marks the 10th anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI’s address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. Such addresses are distinct, in that they are relatively...

Pope: ‘The Cross Is the Badge That Shows Who We Are, Who We Belong To’

By Hannah Brockhaus/CNA/EWTN News | VATICAN CITY — On Wednesday Pope Francis said that to make the Sign of the Cross is to mark ourselves as Christians, and that it is something we should...

‘Pope’s Choir’ to Embark on First US National Tour

By Hannah Brockhaus/CNA/EWTN News | VATICAN CITY — The Vatican’s Sistine Chapel Choir, known as the “Pope’s choir,” will head to the United States this summer for an eight-city concert...

Alfie Evans’ Father Flies to Rome, Pleads With Pope Francis to Help Save His Son

By Edward Pentin | Tom Evans, the father of toddler Alfie who UK authorities have ruled must have his life support switched off against his parent’s wishes, met with Pope Francis this morning to plead that his son be given...

Teach Your Kids How to Roll With the Power of Pentecost

By Amanda Evinger | These days, creepy occult characters, pseudo-mystics and Harry Potter-ish dudes are “chumming up” to our super-innocent, vulnerable kids. They are mesmerizing them; entrancing them with the charms of the...