2011 featured numerous high-profile appointments by Pope Benedict. But none, arguably, were as buzzed-about as the new head of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, a historic see that has been rocked by the abuse crisis. The Pope chose Archbishop Charles Chaput, who, as the former Archbishop of Denver, had already gained international exposure for his eloquent writing on faith and politics. Witness host Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB speaks with the Capuchin prelate in the days following his appointment to Philadelphia.
Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C – October 30th, 2016 Today’s Gospel story remains forever engraved in my memory. I still remember a song from my early grade school years that bega ...read more
Today on Perspectives, Pope Francis tells Jesuits the Church needs them; he preaches about dialogue during Saturday’s Jubilee Audience and asks for prayers for Iraq during his Angelus Address. ...read more
With the decline of mainline Protestantism in Canada, Evangelicals are more and more likely to be the non-Catholic Christians that Catholics encounter today. There are Evangelical churches, education ...read more
On Tuesday, October 18, 2016, the Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist, Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, gave a lecture on the Gospel of Luke at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in ...read more
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