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Today the great Mother Teresa will be canonized a saint. She is well known and beloved by all, due in large part to her ability to love all people in their innate human dignity. In fact, her life...

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Pope Francis instituted September 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation in 2015, joining the ecological efforts of the Orthodox Church, as Ecumenical Patriarch Dimitrios I...

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The Church celebrates today the life and example of Saint Monica, mother of the great Saint Augustine. Her life was one of much suffering, for she deeply cared about the spiritual salvation of her...

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Today is the feast day of Saint John Eudes, a French missionary and priest who is most widely known for his devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Immaculate Heart of Mary. He even penned ...

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Today is the feast day of Saint Jane Frances de Chantal, a French laywoman of nobility who founded a religious order after her husband’s death. She became good friends with Saint Francis de Sales...

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Pope Francis launched through The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, "Sports, a culture of encounter," the video that calls for sports as a practice of "human dignity, turned into a vehicle of...

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Three years after the Pope celebrated World Youth Day with thousands of young people from every nation on the Copacabana beach of Rio de Janeiro; the city again welcomes numerous visitors from...

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Today we celebrate the life of Saint Peter Chrysologus, the “Golden-worded” preacher and teacher of Ravenna, Italy. He only lived fifty years on this earth, but his words and example continue to...

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Today is the feast of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, a Native American who knew first hand the peril that befell indigenous people who were in the way of foreign settlers. At the same time, Saint Kateri...

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Today is the feast of Saints Louis and Zelie Martin, parents of Saint Therese of Lisieux, who was a member of the Apostleship of Prayer. The first married couple to be canonized together; Louis and...

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