A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
“The Virgin Mary perfectly embodies the spirit of Advent,” Benedict XVI said in his Angelus address yesterday.
Pope Benedict has issued an apostolic letter, De Caritate Ministranda, providing “an organic legislative framework for the better overall ordering” of the Church’s charitable activities.
The former rector of America’s largest Episcopal church and pastor of George H W Bush has become a Catholic, joining the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St Peter.
Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia argues that “Catholic life needs to be reignited“.
Joe Luedtke wonders if the Pope should create an “Archdiocese of the Internet“.
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