National Catholic Register

By Tito Edwards | A San Antonio Anglican Use Catholic Parish Is Now Home in the Ordinariate Where They Belong! – Shane Schaetzel, Catholic in the Ozarks When Art Came to the Eucharist’s Rescue:...
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Posted: March 27, 2017, 5:00 am
By Joseph Pronechen | Two miles down the road from the sanctuary of St. Joseph in Cotignac, France, where he appeared in 1660, his spouse the Blessed Virgin Mary also appeared in a similar way, but for a different reason. Yet...
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Posted: March 27, 2017, 4:01 am
By Patti Armstrong | Spiritual warfare, the likes of which we’ve never witnessed, rages on. As Christian soldiers, retreat is not an option. Neither is whining or freaking out. God is the one who placed us in this time so he...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 10:01 pm
By Kathy Schiffer | “What should we talk about tonight?” Mother Angelica would sometimes query her audience at the start of her nightly show. “Sometimes I didn't know what I would talk about, but when that red light came on, I...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 8:33 pm
By Bishop Robert Barron | I am always pleased when the feasts of St. Patrick and St. Joseph roll around every year, the first on March 17th and the second on March 19th. Joseph is especially dear to the Italian people, who...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 4:01 pm
By Father Dennis Kolinski | One cannot adequately speak about the inner spiritual life of Pope St. John Paul II without considering the complexity of his life and the large role that his native...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 2:02 pm
By Tom Hoopes | Sunday, March 26, is the Fourth Sunday of Lent (Year A). Mass Readings: 1 Samuel 16:1, 6-7, 10-13; Psalm 23:1-6; Ephesians 5:8-14; John 9:1-41 or 9:1, 6-9, 13-17, 34-38 I tell my students in...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 1:19 pm
By Kathy Schiffer | IRONDALE, Ala. — On Easter Sunday one year ago, Mother Mary Angelica of the Annunciation departed this life at the age of 92. The Poor Clare nun was founder of a Catholic media...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 12:00 pm
By Tito Edwards | Baptists at the Door! – Ray Sullivan, Catholic Stand Martyred by Freezing to Death: 40 Martyrs of Sebaste – Taylor Marshall Ph.D. The Eighth Deadly Sin – James H. Toner, The Catholic...
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Posted: March 26, 2017, 5:00 am
By Steven D. Greydanus | Note: This is my prepared text for the homily I gave at the Vigil Mass for the Fourth Sunday of Lent. — SDG This weekend is a double celebration. As the rose...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 6:57 pm
By Kathy Schiffer | PHOENIX — When a Phoenix mother lost her eyesight due to a rare medical condition, she feared she would never be able to see her four children again. But then St. Charbel came to her...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 1:59 pm
By Filip Mazurczak | In January, Pope Francis signed eight decrees. Seven of them recognized the heroic virtue of “Servants of God.” Among the new “Venerables” of 2017 is Jan Tyranowski (1901-1947), a...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 1:55 pm
By Stephen Beale | Joe Malham’s studio is distinctive not only for what’s inside it, but also its location — a former convent converted into a parish center. Malham, a professional iconographer, is a...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 1:53 pm
By Kevin Di Camillo | In the words of the Catholic novelist Ford Madox Ford, “This is the saddest story I have ever heard.”  No, I’m not speaking about the all-too-early departures of Notre Dame and Villanova from the NCAA...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 10:01 am
By Tito Edwards | Homo-Homophobia - Austin Ruse, Crisis Magazine Holy-wood: How One Priest Supports Truth, Beauty and Goodness in Film – Michael Wahle of Angelus News via the Catholic News...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:00 am
By John Clark | Saint Bernard of Clairvaux writes that when Saint Gabriel announced to Mary that she had been chosen to be the Mother of God, it was as though the angels in Heaven held their breath waiting for her reply. Prior...
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Posted: March 25, 2017, 4:00 am
By Sherry Antonetti | “Nobody likes me.” “We love you.” “You’re my mom. Family doesn’t count.” My daughter’s eleven-year-old adolescent angst echoed my own of so many years ago, as my response echoed my mom’s to me. It is a...
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Posted: March 24, 2017, 10:01 pm
By Edward Pentin | Father Benedict Kiely, founder of Nasarean.org, recalls the devastation he encountered on a March 18th trip to the Iraqi Christian towns of Karemlash and Qaraqosh, liberated from ISIS in October 2016, and...
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Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:52 pm
By Matthew Archbold | On election night last November, I took great joy in seeing the glib so-called "experts" look increasingly surprised (horrified?) that everything they thought they knew was proven wrong on the most widely...
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Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:09 pm
By Edward Pentin | ERBIL, Iraq — Archbishop Bashar Warda of Erbil, Iraq, has been the locus for assisting tens of thousands of refugees who fled the Islamic State group (also known as ISIS or Daesh)...
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Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:49 pm
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