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Egyptian official: jihadists threaten Islam as well as Christianity

Mon, 2017-03-06 13:43

The Egptian government’s minister for religious education has proclaimed that attacks on Christian are “attacks on all of us.”

New York archdiocese plans to mortgage prime Manhattan property to pay sex-abuse costs

Mon, 2017-03-06 13:35

The Archdiocese of New York plans to mortgage a valuable Manhattan property in order to pay sex-abuse victims.

Vatican congregation not informed about Pope’s plans to review liturgical translations?

Mon, 2017-03-06 13:32

Officials of the Congregation for Divine Worship (CDW) were not informed about Pope Francis’ plans to review translations of the liturgy, according to a National Catholic Register report by Edward Pentin.

Charge that Curia resists papal reforms is inaccurate ‘cliché,’ says Cardinal Müller

Mon, 2017-03-06 11:59

Cardinal Gerhard Müller, the prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF), has rejected the charge that Pope Francis has been opposed in his campaign for Vatican reform by resistance from the Roman Curia.

Austrian archdiocese sees surge in immigrant converts

Mon, 2017-03-06 11:48

The Archdiocese of Vienna, Austria, has seen a sharp increase in the number of converts to the Catholic faith, largely because Muslim immigrants are seeking to enter the Catholic Church.

Church musicians call for revival of Catholic sacred music

Mon, 2017-03-06 11:33

A group of over 200 prominent Catholic musicians, pastors, liturgists, and scholars have issued a statement of “deep concerns” about the state of Catholic liturgical music.

Vatican publishes financial figures, showing smaller deficit for 2015

Mon, 2017-03-06 11:24

The Vatican has published financial figures for 2015, showing a deficit of €12.4 million ($13 million)—roughly half of the deficit figure for the previous year.

Irish archbishop horrified by confirmation of unmarked babies’ graves

Mon, 2017-03-06 11:10

Archbishop Michael Neary of Tuam, Ireland has said that he was “horrified and saddened” by a commission report that confirmed about 800 babies had been buried in unmarked graves near a home for unwed mothers in Tuam.

Pope, Curia begin annual Lenten retreat

Mon, 2017-03-06 02:24

Pope Francis and members of the Roman Curia traveled to a retreat house in Ariccia, Italy, on March 5 to begin their annual Lenten spiritual exercises.

Pope Francis: turn to the Bible to engage in spiritual combat

Mon, 2017-03-06 02:13

Reflecting on the day’s Gospel reading (Mt. 4:1-11), Pope Francis spoke about the importance of Sacred Scripture during his March 5 Angelus address.

Pope: improve seminarians’ education to counter ‘banality’ of contemporary Church music

Mon, 2017-03-06 01:59

Pope Francis spoke about the “banality” of contemporary Church music as he addressed 400 people who were taking part in a Vatican conference on sacred music.

Australian prelate faces calls for resignation

Mon, 2017-03-06 01:32

Archbishop Christopher Prowse of Canberra-Goulburn faced calls for resignation after moving a retired priest who had been accused of abuse next to a school for special-needs children.

Care for the sick, Cardinal Nichols emphasizes in pastoral letter

Mon, 2017-03-06 00:58

Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster has issued a pastoral letter, “Called to Serve the Sick.”

New cardinatial church

Mon, 2017-03-06 00:50

Pope Francis has issued a bull raising a Roman parish, the Church of San Leonardo da Porto Maurizio, to the dignity of a cardinatial church.