French Catholics begin novena as Lourdes closes for first time in history

- 18 March 2020 1

The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes has closed for the first time in over a century following new restrictions in France to slow the ... Read More

Prince Charles to attend Newman’s canonisation in Rome 

- 23 September 2019 0

VATICAN CITY: Prince Charles will attend the canonisation of Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman next month. Read More

Pope Francis gives thousands of rosaries to Christians in Syria 

- 16 August 2019 2

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis announced Thursday that he is giving 6,000 blessed rosaries to Catholic communities in Syria as a sign of his closeness on ... Read More

The Miraculous Medal – St Maximilian Kolbe’s weapon for evangelisation

- 15 August 2019 2

ROME, ITALY: As World War II raged around him in Poland, St. Maximilian Kolbe fought for souls using a printing press and another “weapon” – ... Read More

Archbishop Fulton Sheen to be beatified 

- 9 July 2019 1

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis has approved the miracle attributed to Archbishop Fulton Sheen making possible the American television catechist's beatification. Read More

Putin visits Pope Francis on July 4th 

- 5 July 2019 0

VATICAN CITY: Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Pope Francis at the Vatican July 4 for a 55-minute private discussion. Read More

China’s technological controls keep Christians under constant surveillance 

- 24 May 2019 0

BEIJING, CHINA: As the 30th anniversary of the Tienanmen Square protests approaches, the Chinese Communist Party is cracking down on Christians. Read More