As New York City exits another gunfire-marred weekend where 15 people were shot across the city and a plainclothes detective was fired upon, officials still have no answers.
Catholic News Service recently reported a story about itself — and the news wasn’t good.
There are few influences greater in the choice of a vocation to the priestly life than a priest’s mother. She is really the very first “face of God” whom he encounters in his life.
In the Book of Revelation, Our Lord proclaims the following: “Behold, I make all things new.” In the midst of a world that is groaning under the weight of sin and sadness, these are words that we need to hear more than ever!
There’s something about Jesus Christ Superstar, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s “rock opera musical,” that doesn’t resonate. In a 1971 Time Magazine interview, Rice commented: “It happens that we don’t see Christ as God but simply the right man at the right time at the right place.”
The liturgy which we celebrate on Palm Sunday is a rather odd one.
Last Friday, Pope Francis offered the consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s war is teaching us something about ourselves, if we are paying attention.
New York City is home to 600,000 people of Russian descent, many living alongside the 80,000 people who identify as Ukrainian in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn.
We are all used to airport delays, but five months?