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Colombian Bishop Uses Holy Water to ‘Drive Out the Devil’

By Patti Armstrong | A Colombian bishop’s determination to exorcise a violent, crime-ridden city in his diocese by pouring holy water from the air, was executed instead by a fire engine. As reported by La República, Bishop Rubén...

St. Kateri Tekakwitha, the Lily of the Mohawks

By Kathy Schiffer | When I was in elementary school, my parents splurged on a membership to the Catholic Youth Book Club. I was an avid reader, and we lived quite a distance from the library – so each month I’d thrill to tear...

Summertime Camp Adventures: Outdoor Fun With a Catholic Focus

By Roxanne King | Catholic summer camps provide youth and families the opportunity to experience the beauty of God’s creation while enjoying fellowship and fun and deepening one’s faith. Here is a sample...

7 Children From This Family Joined The Dominican Order, The Sin Of Intrigue, And More Great Links!

By Tito Edwards | 7 Out Of 10 Children From This Family Joined The Dominican Order – Cerith Gardiner at Aleteia +1 The Sin of Intrigue: How to Keep the Imagination Trained on God – Fr. George W. Rutler...

The Good Samaritan and Living Mercifully

By Omar Gutierrez | Sunday, July 14, is the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C). Mass readings: Deuteronomy 30:10-14; Psalm 69:14, 17, 30-31, 33-34, 36, 37; Colossians 1:15-20; Luke 10:25-37. Today’s...

St. John Paul II Was Right: The Relevance of the Theology of the Body

By Solène Tadié | ROME — The anthropological vision of John Paul II on love, life and human sexuality, developed in his “theology of the body” (TOB) catechesis, has become a polestar for a whole...

Of Silence and Stone in the Cloister: Fairfield Carmelites Build New Monastery

By Jim Graves | In 2018, a group of Discalced Carmelite nuns left the Carmel of Jesus, Mary and Joseph in the farmlands of Elysburg, Pennsylvania, and traveled to another region of the Diocese of Harrisburg...

Archbishop Sheen Blazed Path for EWTN’s Media Mission

By Michael Warsaw | Countless numbers of Catholics rejoiced in the July 6 announcement that the Vatican formally approved a miracle attributed to the intercession of Archbishop Fulton Sheen, paving the...

A Marian Pilgrimage to St. Kateri Tekakwitha’s Shrine

By Marge Fenelon | She:kon Skennon ko:wa This is an old Mohawk blessing. Pronounced She:kon (Say go) Skennon ko:wa (Skennin go wah), it means Hello, Great Peace be with you! I could almost hear Saint Kateri Tekakwitha saying...

Chile Ends Statute of Limitations for Sex Crimes with Underage Victims

By Catholic News Agency | SANTIAGO - Chile has removed the statute of limitation on sex crimes against children and adolescents, though the new law is not retroactive. The move comes in the wake...