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Pope Francis responds to the rebel capture of Aleppo by leading prayers for the people of Syria. As well, the pope sends a letter to a special group of Olympians, and an Irish bishop known for his role in Ireland’s “Bloody Sunday” dies. ...read more
A priest of the Diocese of Derry, Ireland reflects on our contemporary understanding of “equality” and the resulting social consequences. How are you going to spend the next five minutes of your time?  You could browse social media or check your email, but how about meeting a fascinating person and learning something relevant that will ...read more
In anticipation of the National March for Life to take place on Capitol Hill on Friday, January 22, 2016, despite the impending winter storm, the Knights of Columbus released a video highlighting various Marches for Life from all across the globe. See the video below for glimpses of the Pro-Life movement from the United States, ...read more
A priest of the Diocese of Derry, Fr. Brendan Collins discusses the historic referendum which legalized same-sex marriage in Ireland. How are you going to spend the next five minutes of your time?  You could browse social media or check your email, but how about meeting a fascinating person and learning something relevant that will ...read more
Today on Perspectives, a French court orders the removal of a statue of St. John Paul II, Palestine to get two new saints and Catholic News Service looks at an enclosed group of Irish nuns who have used to technology to engage the world. ...read more
Today on Perspectives, the Archdiocese of Quebec announces the re-opening of the Holy Door in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Quebec and Catholic News Service looks at the myths and the facts surrounding St. Patrick. ...read more