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February 13, 2020
In the traditional Roman calendar Pre-Lent is under way. This Sunday is Sexagesima. In the newfangled calendar it is the 6th Sunday of Ordinary Time. The upcoming Collect is founded on a prayer from the 8th-century, Liber sacramentorum Gellonensis: Deus, qui te in rectis et sinceris manere pectoribus asseris, da nobis tua gratia tales exsistere,
April 12, 2017
The cardinal addressed priests and lay people during the annual Chrism Mass at Westminster Cathedral yesterday
July 25, 2016
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
May 11, 2016
Pope Francis said that young people who are fed up with materialism should consider becoming missionaries
December 17, 2015
Readings for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, Micah 5:1-4; Heb 10:5-10; Luke 1:39-44 (Year C)
November 19, 2015
Talk of a 'hierarchical' God and a 'vertical' universe overlooks basic Catholic doctrine
October 03, 2015
'Every family is always a light, however faint, amid the darkness of this world,' says Holy Father
September 05, 2015
Francis says Church must avoid 'false conflict' between pastors and academics