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Pope Francis: “I pray that Jerusalem may be a place of encounter and not of violent clashes, a place of prayer and of peace.”
“There is only one great call in the Gospel, and it is that of following Jesus on the way of love,” Pope Francis said in his weekly Wednesday audience. “In this sense, charity and contemplation are synonymous.”
By Pope Francis
When I came out as a gay Catholic, Saints Augustine and Monica helped me grow closer to my mom — and God
My mom and I have dedicated ourselves to loving each other as parent and child and as children of God. I believe Monica and Augustine did the same—even when they were at odds over Augustine’s sexual behavior.
March 1, 2021
VIDEO: What is Prayer?
February 5, 2021
‘The love of homosexuals is something good’: German Catholics to bless gay unions, defying Vatican ban
Kirsten Grieshaber - Associated Press
Mark Pattison - Catholic News Service
When I was unmoored from the church, Marley's music and messianic faith told me: No, God has not forgotten you.
The robotic narrator of Kazuo Ishiguro's new novel takes us into a dystopian U.S. future.
In post-Civil War New Orleans, Creole leaders won elections and oversaw the desegregation of public schools, a short-lived experiment destroyed after Reconstruction.
By Jason Berry