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Nazi Germany
November 22, 2021
A Catholic priest guillotined by the Nazis in 1942 was declared blessed on Saturday.  Cardinal Marcello Semeraro, prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, presided at the beatification of Fr. Jan Macha at the Cathedral of Christ the King in Katowice, southwest Poland, on Nov. 20. Preaching at the live-streamed Mass, the Italian cardinal said: “The witness
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A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
March 02, 2018
The memoirs of Goebbels' secretary show a woman who just got on with the job without questioning
September 29, 2017
'It is very exhausting as well as dangerous to live under the strain of a deliberate compromise with evil'
July 01, 2016
The Pope Emeritus reportedly admitted to the diary in a book-length interview to be published in September
June 01, 2015
In England 'we are free to proclaim the sanctity of human life as much as we like'
May 07, 2015
Bishops deferred to authority and priests and seminarians mainly followed suit. The lesson? That we must always speak out when our conscience is challenged
February 26, 2013
Both Sophie and her fellow German Joseph Ratzinger were inspired by Newman's writings on conscience
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