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Coronavirus Latest From Rome

By Edward Pentin | UPDATES (Rome time)   March 29, 4pm In his post-Angelus appeal today, Pope Francis joined the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, in calling for a global ceasefire as the world faces the Covid-19...

Sherlock Holmes and the Haunting of Conan Doyle

By K.V. Turley | Walking through Edinburgh’s West End, early one winter morning, I spied a familiar face. The unmistakable features of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle looked down upon me from an impressive Victorian town house. Below a...

Pope Francis Prays for Everyone Going Hungry Because of Coronavirus

By Hannah Brockhaus/CNA. | VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis prayed Saturday for everyone who is going hungry, or who will go hungry, because of the coronavirus pandemic. “In recent days, in some...

Shopping and Social Distancing for a Bustling Domestic Church

By Brianna Heldt | Well, hello out there! How is the social distancing going? I’m here in Colorado, with all of my kids now learning at home, along with my husband who is now working from home. As of this writing it’s snowing,...

Repent and Believe in the Gospel

By Susan Klemond | For many of us, going to confession this Lent is on the list of things that have suddenly become difficult or impossible because of COVID-19. Since it’s unlikely we’ll be able to queue up for the sacrament in...

The Fight You Want to Lose

By John Grondelski | The image of the Christian life as a struggle or combat is long established. “Onward, Christian Soldiers” was a motif for confirmandi long before it became a Protestant hymn in mid-19th century England....

What Monks Can Teach Us About Death

By Charles Lewis | A TIME TO DIE Monks on the Threshold of Eternal Life By Nicolas Diat; Cardinal Robert Sarah (Foreword) Ignatius, 2019 180 pages, $17.95 To order: ignatius.com or (800)...

How Sacred Scripture Influenced St. Thérèse’s ‘Little Way’

By Theresa Doyle-Nelson | St. Thérèse is often remembered as a young Carmelite nun in France and as someone who sometimes sends roses to those who ask for her prayers. As beloved as she is, she did...

Watch Today’s Mass from EWTN

By Daily Mass | During this time, especially during the Lenten season, we wanted to remind you that EWTN broadcasts the daily Mass live at 8 a.m. Eastern from Our Lady of the Angels Chapel on the EWTN campus in Irondale,...

Advice (and 5 Tips) for Teaching Kids at Home, from a Veteran Homeschool Mom

By Christine Hanus | We are all concerned about the spread of COVID-19. Schools are closed. So what should we do about our children’s education? And what about all of the “free time” they have when...