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October 12, 2018 – Earlier today in Rome, the Vatican announced that Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl. The Vatican’s statement coincided with the release of the Pope’s acceptance letter to Cardinal Wuerl by the Archdiocese of Washington, D. C. In his letter, the Pope asked Cardinal Wuerl to remain as the “apostolic administrator” […]
Are you looking forward to that day in the not-too-distant future when you can spend your golden years in spiritual reflection, an occasional game of golf, or perhaps a little travel, aka retirement? Father Robert J. Hater, a Cincinnati diocesan Priest, and a Professor of Theology at the Athenaeum of Ohio recently shared a few tips […]
If you were a movie-goer in the 50’s, you probably remember that familiar animated musical theme played as an advertisement before the beginning of the main film. Times have changed; now all you need to do before watching a movie from the comfort of your home is to put a bag of popcorn in the microwave, sit back […]
As the date grows closer for the October 14 Canonization at the Vatican, Catholic news sources are filled with profiles of the “Blessed” individuals who will be elevated to Sainthood during this Sunday’s ceremony. While the majority of the news is centered around two of the more well-known “Blessed,” i.e. Pope Paul VI and Archbishop […]
The United Kingdom’s Supreme Court ruled in favor of the right of a Christian-owned bakery not to create a cake in support of same-sex “marriage.” Their decision on October 10, 2018, brought to a conclusion a case that has been in litigation since 2014. Gareth Lee, who is gay, ordered the cake from Ashers Bakery […]