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Deacon Pedro discusses the high-profile case of Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Catholic woman who had been condemned to death for blasphemy. ...read more
This week on the SLHour, Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, tells us what really went on in the Synod of Bishops; Emilie brings us the weekly news; Billy has another question about All Souls Day on Church for Dummies; Mark Matthews tells us what’s good in Hollywood (and Silicon Valley); and we reconnect with Catholic recording artist, ...read more
Join us in prayer for the intentions entrusted to us by Pope Francis. For November 2018, we join the Holy Father in praying that the language of love and dialogue may always prevail over the language of conflict. ...read more
Deacon Pedro wraps up this series on the Mass by taking a brief look at how all these parts came together to become the Mass that we know today. ...read more
Read the full text of the homily that Pope Francis gave at the concluding Mass of the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops. ...read more
This week Deacon Pedro explores the Concluding Rites of the Mass, which include the final blessing and the dismissal. ...read more
Mother and Daughter Journal? What’s that? This week, authors Lori and Ava Ubowski tell us about their new book venture. Emilie gives us updates on the Synod; Billy has a question about gambling on Church for Dummies; Gillian tells us what she learned from being at the end of this pregnancy; we learn about a ...read more
Communion on the hand or the tongue? Kneeling or standing? Deacon Pedro addresses these and more issues in this 11th part of his series on the Mass. ...read more
What does the Church teach about vampires? This week, Deacon Pedro talks with Eleanor Bourg Nicholson about her new novel, A Bloody Habit - and much more! ...read more
In this #TFI Moment, Franciscan Fr. Dan Horan explores how Pope Francis follows the example of his namesake: St. Francis of Assisi. ...read more