Catholicism set to become the largest religion in Scotland

New figures suggest Catholicism will become the largest religion in Scotland in seven years The latest figures from the Scottish Household Survey show the number of Catholics in Scotland remaining stable over the last decade, but a drop in the membership of the Church of Scotland and a rise in the number of people claiming […]

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The Deal with the Eucharistic Fast

By: Fr. Charles Grondin  Full Question Is it a sin if one does not fast before receiving the Eucharist? Answer The essence of sin is not the mere breaking of a law but in the attitude that leads to the breaking of the law (Mark 9:15). The eucharistic fast is in place to help us appreciate […]

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Ratzinger Foundation unveils new prize, announces American winners

Posted by Hannah Brockhaus / CNA | Sep 27, 2017 VATICAN— The Vatican’s Joseph Ratzinger Foundation unveiled a new prize called “Expanding Reason,” aimed at promoting dialogue between the sciences and philosophy and theology in scholarly work. Four Americans – Darcia Narvaez from the University of Notre Dame and Michael Schuck, Nancy C. Tuchman, and Jesuit Fr. Michael […]

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Pinag bawal ba ng Simbahang Katoliko ang pag aasawa ng mga Pari at aral daw ito ng Demonyo?

Ans: Maraming mga kabuteng sekta na tinutuligsa ang simbahang Katoliko ukol sa hindi pag aasawa ng mga Pari at ito daw ay aral ng Demonyo sabay sitas sa bibliya 1 Tim 4:3. Ating basahin at siyasatin ng mabuti ang talata. 1 Tim 4:3 “Ipagbabawal nila ang pag-aasawa at ang ilang uri ng pagkain, mga pagkaing […]

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Bishop David warns against ‘death of conscience’

MANILA— A Catholic bishop decried the seeming searing of the Christian conscience as some people try to justify the summary killing of suspected criminals. Bishop Pablo Virgilio David of Kalookan lamented that conscience is no longer seen as a consideration in societal matters. “When I hear comments like these, I get stunned. I feel like […]

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China on course to become ‘world’s most Christian nation’ within 15 years

The number of Christians in Communist China is growing so steadily that it by 2030 it could have more churchgoers than America. It is said to be China’s biggest church and on Easter Sunday thousands of worshippers will flock to this Asian mega-temple to pledge their allegiance – not to the Communist Party, but to […]

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Do We Know the Year of Mary’s Assumption? Here’s the Intriguing Evidence

  The Assumption of Mary – when she was raised by God, body and soul, into heaven at the end of her earthly life – is a historical fact. So then do we know when it happened? Pope Pius XII taught dogmatically that it happened but didn’t say when it happened exactly. But that doesn’t […]

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