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Pope Francis: The church needs women saints

The Catholic Church needs women, especially women saints, who have shown throughout history an unwavering dedication to God and to caring for their brothers and sisters, Pope Francis said.

Supreme Court reinstates death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber

The Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in a 6-3 vote.
While the church teaches that baptism is indeed necessary for salvation, God does not need us to complete a ritual in order to care for our children.
Jim McDermottMarch 8, 2022

May 24, 2021

The Transfiguration shows us that evil does not win in the end

God’s moral creation, though it suffers the assaults of evil, will not be shaken nor become unbalanced. The good will prevail.

Our Lenten sacrifices don’t make God love us more. So why do we do it?

In Lent, we fast, we pray and we give to the poor. God does not love us more for doing these things. God cannot love us more. So why do we bother?