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St. Anthony of Padua was known for many things, including his preaching. Here are 10 inspiring quotes from St. Anthony to celebrate his feast day. ...read more
Read Allyson Kenny's book review on The Fisherman's Tomb: The True Story of the Vatican's Secret Search by John O'Neill. ...read more
A new law that comes into effect next year, will force priests in parts of Australia to break the seal of confession or face criminal charges. ...read more
Read this reflection on the life of St. Anthony of Padua and his example of holiness during a time of sickness and shipwreck. ...read more
The escalating violence in Nigeria seems to have two very distinctive combatants: Muslims and Christians. Is there a holy war brewing in that country? Here's what the former President of the Nigerian Bishops' Conference had to say. ...read more
Read Fr. Thomas Rosica's reflection for the eleventh Sunday in ordinary time: The Slow Progress in the Growth of God’s Kingdom. ...read more
In today's episode of Perspectives Daily, we have a sneak-peak at the new theme for the 2019 Synod of Bishops. Here are the stories that we covered on todays program. - "Envy is a deadly poison", was the message from the Pope's weekly Angelus address. - The Vatican released the 2019 Synod prepatory document - Deacon Pedro Guevara-Mann talks to the delegate from the Chinese Episcopal Conference of Hong Knog at a press conference on World Youth Day. - The much anticipated theme song for the 2019 WYD is finally out. ...read more
Read a homily for the memorial of the immaculate heart of Mary by Fr. Kevin Kirley, CSB: "Mary was no stranger to the real world of suffering." ...read more
Last week we saw what happens during the rite of Confirmation. This week, let’s wrap it up. We started off by looking at the Gifts of the Spirit. I think everyone learns about the Gifts of the Spirit when they prepare for Confirmation. I’m not sure about you, but I sometimes find it hard to ...read more
This week, on a special edition of the SLHour, we speak with Fr. Mike Schmitz about welcoming people with same-gender attractions and we reconnect with singer/songwriter Sarah Hart, who has a new album, Sacrament. Film maker Megan Harrington tells us about her new documentary, The Dating Project, and we meet singer/songwriter, John Finch. Email us your ...read more