Saints

Blessed Solanus Casey, who was beautified during a Mass on Nov. 18 at Ford Field in Detroit, records a note from a woman who visited him at St. Bonaventure Monastery in Detroit in 1941. The Capuchin Franciscan friar kept dozens of notebooks filled with prayer requests and favors from the thousands who visited him each year. (CNS photo/Archdiocese of Detroit)
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceNovember 20, 2017
He came from an Irish family of profound Catholic convictions. Faith for him was a very precious inheritance for facing the difficulties of life.
Faith Vantage Point
Joseph A. O'HareNovember 16, 2017
Joseph A. O'Hare, S.J., former editor in chief of America, gave this homily at a memorial Mass for the Jesuits slain Jesuits at St. Ignatius Church in New York on Nov. 22, 1989.
St. John Paul II presents a gift to Consolata Sister Leonella Sgorbati in Milan, Italy, in this undated photo. Sister Leonella and her bodyguard were gunned down in September 2006 as they left the children's hospital where she worked in Mogadishu, Somalia. (CNS photo/PH Emmevi, EPA)
Faith News
Pope Francis formally recognized the martyrdom of an Italian Consolata sister murdered in Somalia in 2006 and the martyrdom of a 25-year-old priest in Hungary in 1957.
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellNovember 04, 2017
A new book clarifies mystery of John Paul I’s death.
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinOctober 31, 2017
Today in honoring the saints, we recognize that they have built the church.
People walk near the Sagrada Familia basilica in Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 11. Ten days later, Cardinal Angelo Amato, prefect of the Vatican's Congregation for Saints' Causes, beatified 109 Spanish Claretian missionaries killed during their country's 1936-39 civil war. (CNS photo/Ivan Alvarado, Reuters)
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Catholic News ServiceOctober 24, 2017
The beatification was a reminder that Christianity offered "a culture of peace and fraternity, not war."