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Faith, science, beauty: what doctors can learn from Catholic art

Faith, science, beauty: what doctors can learn from Catholic art

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

The intersection of art, medicine, and faith in the Catholic tradition has a lot to teach today, especially if you’re a doctor.

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Stories of Fr. Stanley Rother, from those who knew him

Stories of Fr. Stanley Rother, from those who knew him

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Unlikely. It’s a word often used to describe the story of Fr. Stanley Rother, an unlikely priest who came from an unlikely place in the middle of Oklahoma to take on an unlikely task and die an unlikely death, who is now on the unlikely path of becoming a canonized saint.

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How to pray the Rosary more deeply

How to pray the Rosary more deeply

| August 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

It is interesting that in her appearances at Lourdes, Fatima and other locations, the Mother of God repeatedly recommends praying the Rosary.

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Is it weird that Catholics venerate relics? Here’s why we do

Is it weird that Catholics venerate relics? Here’s why we do

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mary Rezac Catholic News Agency Houston, Texas (CNA/EWTN News) – “We are many parts, but we are all one body,” says the refrain of a popular ’80s Church hymn, based on the words of 1 Cor. 12:12. While we are one body in Christ, if you happen to be a Catholic saint, the many parts […]

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What makes Vivaldi unique among composers? He was a priest.

What makes Vivaldi unique among composers? He was a priest.

| August 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

While Antonio Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” echoes in concert halls and elevators around the world, for some, his greatest masterpieces are not the scores resonating spring, summer, fall and winter, but rather his sacred music.

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Why the drafting of ‘Humanae Vitae’ matters, 50 years later

Why the drafting of ‘Humanae Vitae’ matters, 50 years later

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

As its 50th anniversary approaches, the story of how Blessed Pope Paul VI arrived at the final text of “Humanae Vitae” will be a main focus of discussion.

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How should a Catholic bishop tweet?

How should a Catholic bishop tweet?

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church may be thousands of years old, but its bishops are rapidly adjusting to the demands of 21st-century communication.

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Art experts solve Renaissance mystery in papal palace

Art experts solve Renaissance mystery in papal palace

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two works painted by Renaissance master Raphael have been newly identified after art experts restored famous frescoes in the Apostolic Palace of Vatican City.

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Pope calls for peace, help for poor

Pope calls for peace, help for poor

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Following our recent meeting in the Vatican, and in response to your thoughtful request, I would like to offer some considerations that, together with all the Pastors of the Catholic Church, I consider important in view of the forthcoming meeting of the G20, …

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Holy tattoo! A 700-year old Christian tradition thrives in Jerusalem

Holy tattoo! A 700-year old Christian tradition thrives in Jerusalem

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the Old City of Jerusalem it’s hard to escape the ancient history that’s still alive within its walls.

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