By J-P Mauro, Aleteia - Stop giving us more of what we can get in the world!.. As your millennial correspondent has said for years, if only to his parents: If churches want to bring young people back to worship, give us what we’re not getting anywhere else. It’s really that simple.
By Msgr. Charles Pope - We continue to read from the Letter to the Romans in daily Mass. Scripture is a prophetic interpretation of reality. That is, it tells us what is really going on from the perspective of the Lord of History. An inspired text, it traces out not only the current time, but also the trajectory, the end to which things tend.
By Stacy A. Trasancos, National Catholic Register - The public debate over whether unborn children feel pain has resurfaced, due to the recent passing of the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.”.. Introduced by Rep. Trent Franks, R-Arizona, the legislation passed the House in early October by a 237-189 vote.
By Jeannie Ewing, Catholic Exchange - Over the past two years, I’ve felt that my life was lingering in limbo — somewhere between then and when. It was a sweltering late summer afternoon when I attended Mass for the Feast of the Assumption, and I did so sans children or husband. It was a rare moment for me to commune with the Lord and truly ponder, in gratitude and silence, His works in my life.