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New Academy Offers One-of-a-Kind Tools for the Trades

By Joan Frawley Desmond | Brian Black is the president and co-founder of Harmel Academy, a residential Catholic trade school for men that will open in the fall of 2020 on the campus of Kuyper...

Father Peyton’s Pilgrims: New Museum Is Inspired by Legacy of the ‘Rosary Priest’

By Joseph Pronechen | “The family that prays together stays together.” Father Patrick Peyton — who has been deemed “Venerable” by the Church — coined this famous aphorism familiar to tens of millions...

My Friends, We’re In Trouble, Secret Simone Weil Discovered That Changed Her Life, and More!

By Tito Edwards | “My Friends, We’re In Trouble,” Says Professor Robert George – Fr. Richard Heilman at Roman Catholic Man +1 The Secret Simone Weil Discovered At A Monastery That Changed Her Life – Fr....

Eastward Ho! Thomas Aquinas College Launches First School Year in New England

By Joseph O’Brien | NORTHFIELD, Mass. — As students attend classes this year at Thomas Aquinas College, some are seeing the usual crop of live oaks on the school’s California campus give way to dense...

Asia Bibi, Modern Confessor of the Faith

By Nina Shea | Asia Bibi, at last, has spoken. Earlier this month, the Catholic mother from Pakistan who, for the past decade, became this century’s international face of persecuted Christians and stirred...

Cardinal Marx Says German ‘Synod’ Will Proceed Despite Vatican Objections

By Ed Condon/CNA | MUNICH — The head of the German bishops’ conference told Vatican officials last week that addressing controversial theological topics during the German bishops’ proposed “binding synodal...

Return to Pope Saint John Paul II

By Winston Elliott III | I have recently been enjoying the great gift of watching films about St. John Paul II. My wife and I have viewed Witness to Hope, Nine Days that Changed the World, Karol: The Man who became...

What I Learned About God From a Radio Experiment

By Matt D’Antuono | As a high-school physics teacher, I was embarrassed to say that I had never built a simple radio from the few parts that are necessary. So I was happy to work with a student after he finished the AP test to...

Pope’s Sunday Angelus: ‘Have Courage! With God, No Sin Has the Last Word’

By Courtney Grogan/CNA | VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis said Sunday that God forgets sins absolved within the confessional. “How do you defeat evil? Accepting God’s forgiveness. … It happens every...

From Sheep to Prodigals: Sin Makes Us Lost

By Deacon Omar Gutierrez | Sunday, Sept. 15, is the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C). Mass readings: Exodus 32:7-11, 13-14; Psalm 51:3-4, 12-13, 17,19; 1 Timothy 1:12-17; Luke...