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Bishop Powers takes the mic

Bishop Powers takes the mic

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Bishop James P. Powers and Fr. Andrew Ricci were in the Real Presence Radio studio the morning of May 12 for the Catholic radio station’s Spring Live Drive.

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Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Religious education students from Holy Assumption, Superior, joined the Red Nose Day campaign to end child poverty during their final class celebration April 19.

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Congolese priest finds science, medicine help in service of the Gospel

Congolese priest finds science, medicine help in service of the Gospel

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Religion and science have intertwined in Divine Word Fr. Jean Ikanga’s life and it began with a fearful mother.

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Snatched

Snatched

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

There’s a kernel of goodness at the heart of the mother-daughter comedy “Snatched” (Fox). There’s a kernel of goodness at the heart of the mother-daughter comedy “Snatched” (Fox). But the minority of grown viewers for whom the film is acceptable will have to wade through a veritable cesspool of bad taste to approach it.

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Irish Columban who rescues trafficked minors wins human rights award

Irish Columban who rescues trafficked minors wins human rights award

| May 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

An Irish Columban priest based in the Philippines has received the A.K. Shalom Award for human rights, adding to his growing collection of international peace and justice awards.

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Deacon’s son ordained to permanent diaconate for Baltimore Archdiocese

Deacon’s son ordained to permanent diaconate for Baltimore Archdiocese

| May 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Deacon Kevin Hostutler, ordained to the permanent diaconate May 6 for the Baltimore Archdiocese, says his path to a religious vocation was shaped by two fathers.

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Quebec Trappists renew spiritual life in their eco-friendly abbey

Quebec Trappists renew spiritual life in their eco-friendly abbey

| May 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

When the Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance left Oka, Quebec, to escape suburban sprawl, they left behind an oversized, aging building.

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Priest kidnapped in Yemen pleads for help in video message

Priest kidnapped in Yemen pleads for help in video message

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Indian Salesian Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil, who was kidnapped in Yemen more than a year ago, in a video message pleaded for the Indian government and the Catholic Church to do more to secure his release.

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Vermont priest’s 160-square-foot house has all the comforts of home

Vermont priest’s 160-square-foot house has all the comforts of home

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fr. Peter Williams built himself a house that has all the comforts of home: a full kitchen, a bathroom with a toilet and shower, a dining area, a living area with a drop-down television, a propane furnace and even electric radiant heat under the laminate wood flooring.

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The Dinner

The Dinner

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

“The Dinner” (The Orchard), a trenchant morality tale about the nature of evil and mankind’s savage underpinnings, turns out to be as infuriatingly dense and labyrinthine as Dutch author Herman Koch’s 2009 novel.

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