BLOG: Fr. Thomas Rosica,Pope Francis
Do you want to be holy? As Catholics, our first impulse is (or should be) to say, “Of course!” But if we’re honest, we can probably recognize some hesitancy in our response. We fear that radically pursuing holiness will be stifling or exhausting. Would my friends still be able to relate to me? Are these ...read more
As we shared with you a few weeks ago, members of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications gathered in Rome for their Plenary Assembly at the end of February. While there, Salt + Light CEO Father Thomas Rosica, CSB, spoke to Vatican Radio about new media, technology, the digital culture, and communicating the Gospel today. ...read more
On Thursday, Salt + Light CEO Father Thomas Rosica, CSB will be speaking at the University of Toronto’s Newman Centre. Three very special and great men are the reasons behind the event.  One was just beatified this past weekend in England by Pope Benedict XVI, the other a Venerable Pope whose life and legacy will ...read more
Just over a week ago, Pope Benedict returned to the Vatican from his three-day trip to Cyprus. This might be news to some of you. The papal visit was the most under-reported of 2010. Cynics might theorize that the media yawned because there was no apparent clergy sex abuse angle. Just as likely, the relative ...read more
Canadian Catholic News’ Deborah Gyapong interviewed Salt + Light Television CEO Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, regarding the recent clergy sexual abuse scandal.  See the article below: Don’t allow focus on sexual abuse to “imprison us in the past” —Fr. Rosica By Deborah Gyapong, Canadian Catholic News April 13, 2010 OTTAWA (CCN)—As new revelations about old ...read more
The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, handling matters of faith, doctrine, theology and the interpretation of Scripture, is one of the most important departments of the Vatican. One of its most illustrious prefects was Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger, who headed the dicastery for 24 years prior to his election as Pope in 2005. He ...read more
In his homily delivered on March 8th in Ottawa’s packed Notre Dame Cathedral, Cardinal William Levada inspired hundreds of faithful (mostly students and young missionaries from Catholic Christian Outreach) with an edifying message about the profound mystery (and paradox) of the Christian life. “The proudest boast of the human race is an unknown virgin of ...read more
Obtenir le lecteur Flash pour voir cette vidéo. As many of our readers know Salt + Light Television CEO Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, was in Rome at the end of October as part of his role as a consultor to the Pontifical Council for Social Communications. While there he spoke with Catholic News Service’s Cindy ...read more
The president of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications Archbishop Claudio Maria Celli presented Salt + Light Television CEO Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, to Pope Benedict XVI on Thursday, October 29th. A consultor to the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, Fr. Rosica was among those in attendance at the Apostolic Palace for an address by ...read more
We are grateful to the Catholic Channel of SIRIUS Radio for releasing to us the transcript of Fr. Rosica’s interview on Across the Nation with Veteran broadcaster Bob Dunning. The interview aired on the Catholic Channel on September 9, 2009. Several articles have been based on this transcript. Bob Dunning: Father, you didn’t mince any ...read more