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April 12, 2021
A conservative Catholic finds he admires certain "spirit of Vatican II" priests and realizes his old hope in the "JP2 generation" may have been misplaced.
February 20, 2021
Active Catholics can look down on the "slackers," like those who go to the "utility Mass" on Sunday evening, for just barely fulfilling their obligation. Some ask why they even bother going.
January 28, 2021
One of Nigeria's most senior bishops has blamed government apathy for the recent surge in abductions of the clergy.
December 04, 2017
And what we can do about it
July 06, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
June 25, 2017
Francis urges priests and bishops to maintain 'evangelical closeness' to their flocks
June 12, 2017
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
April 04, 2017
Pope Francis spoke to faculty, staff and alumni of the Pontifical Spanish College of St Joseph in Rome