Posted on 04/23/2019 14:46 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
During April 23 oral arguments before the Supreme Court, the majority of justices seemed in favor of an added question about U.S. citizenship on the 2020 census questionnaire.
Posted on 04/23/2019 13:53 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
When Evelyn Antonio talks about what becoming a U.S. citizen has meant to her, she gets tears in her eyes.
Posted on 04/22/2019 17:06 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
After two students at Columbine High School went on a shooting rampage April 20, 1999, killing 12 students and one teacher and injuring two dozen more, then-principal Frank DeAngelis, a lifelong Catholic, began to question his faith, wondering "how could God possibly let this happen?"
Posted on 04/22/2019 16:58 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith of Colombo, Sri Lanka, has blamed the country's authorities for the security lapse he claims could have prevented Easter bombings, in which the death toll surpassed 320.
Posted on 04/22/2019 16:50 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
On Easter Monday, Pope Francis led thousands of people in St. Peter's Square in praying for the hundreds of people who died or were injured in bomb blasts the previous day in Sri Lanka.
Posted on 04/22/2019 16:42 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
At least 290 people were killed and more than 500 injured in Easter attacks on three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka. The bombings were the latest in a string of Easter season bombings by extremists.
Posted on 04/21/2019 21:26 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops termed as "a great evil" the Easter terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka targeting the country's minority Christian community as worshippers packed three churches.
Posted on 04/21/2019 21:06 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
As the machine of warfare continues to churn out more dangerous weaponry, only the power and joy of Christ's resurrection can fill hearts with comfort and peace, Pope Francis said before giving his Easter blessing.
Posted on 04/21/2019 01:58 AM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
As individuals and as a church, it can be tempting to dwell on mistakes, failures and sins that block the fullness of life, but Easter is the proclamation that the Lord is victorious and his love will triumph, Pope Francis said.
Posted on 04/19/2019 20:58 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan said he named a fundraising effort for the Paris cathedral "From St. Patrick's to Notre Dame" because he really wanted "to twin our beloved St. Patrick's Cathedral, America's parish church here on Fifth Avenue, with Notre Dame."