National Catholic Register

By Tito Edwards | Take This Quiz to Let Your Favorite Saint Plan Your Next Date! – Chloe Mooradian, epicPew The Stripping of the Altars – David Warren, The Catholic Thing Book Review: ‘A Spirituality of...
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Posted: April 29, 2017, 2:04 am
By Church Pop | CAIRO — During his two-day trip to Egypt, Pope Francis met with Coptic Orthodox Patriarch Tawadros II, telling him their Churches are bonded by the blood of their martyrs and are called to...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 9:15 pm
By CNA/EWTN News | WASHINGTON — A White House adviser rejected recent concerns that the Trump administration supports the controversial HHS mandate, saying it is simply a matter of timing in finding a...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 8:57 pm
By Elise Harris/CNA/EWTN News | CAIRO — Pope Francis closed his first day in Egypt with a visit to Coptic Orthodox Patriarch Tawardos II, telling him their two Churches are bonded by the blood...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 6:04 pm
By Michael Warsaw | God has blessed me many times in my life with new ways in which to serve him and his Church, whether through marriage and fatherhood or through my service to EWTN as chairman and CEO...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 6:02 pm
By Daniel J. Engler | SUNDAY, April 30, 8pm Lilies of the Field TURNER CLASSIC MOVIES In this Ralph Nelson-directed, Catholic-friendly 1963 film based on William Edmund Barrett’s 1962 novel of the...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 6:01 pm
By Steven D. Greydanus | Life and Passion of Jesus Christ (1905) — PICK The King of Kings (1927) — PICK The Miracle Maker (2000) — PICK   Looking for life-of-Jesus movies beyond Jesus of...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 6:01 pm
By The Editors | Sharing ‘Truth’ Regarding your ongoing coverage about defunding Planned Parenthood: St. John Paul II wrote in his encyclical letter Veritatis Splendor (The Splendor of Truth) about how some people think and...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 5:59 pm
By Amy Smith | “As to the past, let us entrust it to God’s mercy, the future to divine Providence. Our task is to live holy the present moment.” ~St. Gianna Molla   As I shared last year, I love this quote — and it’s perfect...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 5:52 pm
By Tom Hoopes | Sunday, April 30, is the Third Sunday of Easter (Year A). Mass Readings: Acts 2:14, 22-33; Psalm 16:1-2, 5, 7-11; 1 Peter 1:17-21; Luke 24:13-35. This Sunday’s Gospel is a template for the...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 5:50 pm
By Edward Pentin | In his speech at Al-Azhar university in Cairo today, Pope Francis placed an emphasis on education, drawing attention to Egypt’s ancient civilization that valued open-minded education and saying a similar...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 4:43 pm
By Victor Gaetan | Editor’s Note: As President Donald Trump convenes an unusual national security meeting on North Korea this week at the White House with the full Senate, Register correspondent Victor...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 4:42 pm
By Elise Harris/CNA/EWTN News | CAIRO — Shortly after landing in Egypt, Pope Francis came out swinging against violent fundamentalism in his speech to authorities, telling the country’s leaders...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 4:22 pm
By Hannah Brockhaus/CNA/EWTN News | CAIRO — In his first speech in Egypt on Friday, Pope Francis denounced all forms of violence and hatred, saying that they are blasphemous when carried...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 3:59 pm
By Thomas Craughwell | We hear a lot about the apostles in the gospels of the Easter season. And it makes sense—they are our primary witnesses to the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. They saw Him, spoke with Him, ate and drank with...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 3:36 pm
By Elise Harris/CNA/EWTN News | ROME — A leading scholar in the Arab world has applauded the goodwill of both the Vatican and the prestigious Islamic Al-Azhar University Pope Francis will visit...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 2:10 pm
By Edward Pentin | Pope Francis has landed in Cairo on a two-day visit to Egypt, saying his apostolic voyage will be one of “unity and fraternity.” Speaking to journalists on the papal plane, the Holy...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 1:46 pm
By Joan Frawley Desmond | PALO ALTO, Calif. — A new sex-education curriculum has provoked opposition in three California school districts this year, and parent-led protests have already forced one...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 12:02 pm
By Jimmy Akin | Skeptical scholar Bart Ehrman argues that the Gospels were written between A.D. 60 and 115. I’d put the beginning of that range a little earlier and say they were written between 50 and 115, so he and I are in...
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Posted: April 28, 2017, 4:01 am
By Marcia Segelstein | From the time I was a child, music has played a big part in my Christian faith. My dad was a church organist/choirmaster and I sang in his children’s choir at our Presbyterian church in upstate New York....
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Posted: April 27, 2017, 6:22 pm
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