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In Western Europe, Christians Who Don’t Go to Church Outnumber Those Who Do

By Hannah Brockhaus/CNA/EWTN News | ROME — Most Western Europeans identify as Christian, but say they do not, or seldom, attend church services — outnumbering those Christians who do...

Abuse Allegations Against Cardinal Theodore McCarrick Are ‘Credible’

By Elise Harris/CNA/EWTN News | UPDATE: USCCB statement link was added at 12:43pm June 20. NEW YORK — The Archdiocese of New York announced Wednesday that an investigation it conducted into...

The Holy Collaboration of Mother Teresa and Malcom Muggeridge

By Dave Armstrong | Many are unaware that the first major exposure of Mother Teresa (St. Teresa of Calcutta) to the world was due to the prominent English journalist Malcolm Muggeridge (1903-1990), who was not yet Catholic, and...

On the Reading of Good Books and Bad Books

By Joseph Pearce | It has been said, quite correctly, that we write as well as we read. It can also be said, equally correctly, that we think as well as we read. Since our very thoughts are communicated to ourselves and to...

Christian Forbearance isn't Tolerance — it's Love

By Sherry Antonetti | Christ did not stand upon His rights before those who accused Him. Christ did not condemn those who sinned against Him when they showed repentance. Christ exercised forbearance to the crowd shouting...

6 Bishops Talk About Saints They Admire

By Jim Graves | I asked six diocesan bishops in the United States to name a saint (or, someone they’d like to see canonized) whom they admired and why. Here are the answers they gave.   Bishop of Arlington, Virginia Michael...

The Psychological Tragedy of Mass Shootings

By Jim Schroeder | As the school year ends across most of the country, it does so on sad note. 2018 marked one of the deadliest years in history, with mass shootings in schools averaging almost one per...

The Highest Opened-Laced Spire in America (and What That Means)

By Kevin Di Camillo | Everybody likes to be the best or first at something, whether it’s the first person in a family to graduate from high school or being the best fly-fisherman in Monroe County.  The same is true of church...

The Popes, Geneva and the World Council of Churches

By Matthew E. Bunson | Pope Francis will make a one-day trip to Geneva, Switzerland, June 21, the 23rd foreign journey of his pontificate. He will meet with the Swiss Catholic community that comprises...

Anthony Bourdain, Pro-Marriage Student Kicked Out of 'Catholic' College, and More Links!

By Tito Edwards | The Suicide of Anthony Bourdain, Church Attendance, & The Divine - Fr. Richard Heilman, Roman Catholic Man+++ Interview of Pro-Marriage Student Kicked Out of “Catholic” Providence...