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Man Arrested Entering St. Patrick’s Cathedral with Gasoline

By Christine Rousselle/CNA | NEW YORK - A man is in custody after he attempted to bring containers of gasoline into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City Wednesday night. A spokesperson...

The Sudarium of Oviedo: The “Other Shroud” of Jesus

By Kathy Schiffer | “And so Simon Peter also came, following him, and entered the tomb; and he saw the linen wrappings lying there, and the face-cloth which had been on His head, not lying with the linen wrappings, but rolled up...

Just Where He Wanted To Be

By John Grondelski | John’s Passion, read on Good Friday, is laconic about what happened that day: “There, they crucified him, and with Him two others—one on each side and Jesus in the middle” (John 19: 18). John is silent...

US Dioceses Continue Acts of Public Reparation for Sexual-Abuse Scandal

By Joseph O’Brien | The faithful who entered St. George Church in Guilford, Connecticut, Feb. 16 were met by a scene full of white roses and blue delphiniums filing the church’s interior with their...

The Often-Overlooked Saints of Good Friday

By Thomas Craughwell | Of Christ’s eleven surviving apostles and who-knows-how-many disciples and followers, only a tiny handful had the courage to stand at the foot of his cross. There was the Blessed Virgin Mary, of course,...

9 Things You Need to Know About Good Friday

By Jimmy Akin | Note: This article originally appeared at the Register on March 28, 2013.   Good Friday is the most somber day of the Christian year. It is the day our Savior died for us. It is the day we were redeemed from...

Waking Up on Good Friday

By Amanda Evinger | “O Christ, Son of God, as I contemplate the great sufferings You endured for us on the Cross, I hear You saying to my soul: 'It is not in jest that I have loved you... I see that You suffered during Your life...

New Medicare-for-All Bill Includes Free Abortion

By Matthew Archbold | Surprise, surprise. The latest bill that has become a popular banner for many Democrat presidential candidates to march under, including Senators Bernie Sanders Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala...

The Ultimate Last-Minute Kid-Gifts for Easter

By Shaun McAfee | Buying Catholic gifts for my kids is never difficult. Even if they're attached to it for a month, the use was well worth the price. Thankfully, religious hand-me-downs are always a hit, too! So, sometimes, each...

An Offering of Weakness for the Paschal Triduum

By Susanna Spencer | This has been a strange Lent—my first while living with multiple chronic illnesses, ones that I can hopefully recover from. One illness has already caused me to give up most good foods, so I decided to focus...