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Is it possible to have married Catholic priests? Deacon Pedro explores the history of celibacy in the priesthood and the case for married clergy. ...read more
On October 13, 2019, Pope Francis celebrated the Mass for Canonization of five new saints in St. Peter's Square. Read the full text of his homily here. ...read more
Why is the Church holding a Synod on the Amazon? And why should we care? Deacon Pedro explains the issues and how they impact all of us. ...read more
The 2019 Synod on the Pan-Amazon Region began today with the Opening Mass in St. Peter's Basilica. Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily here. ...read more
On Tuesday, October 1, Pope Francis presided at Vespers for the beginning of the Extraordinary Missionary Month. Read here the full text of his address. ...read more
I did not grow up praying novenas, but I did know what they were and I knew people who prayed them. Still, for some reason that now escapes me, a few years ago, I decided to pray a novena to St. Therese and started looking online for a good one to do. I found PrayMoreNovenas.com ...read more
"It is not just about migrants." Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily in St. Peter's Square at Holy Mass for World Day of Migrants and Refugees. ...read more
How do we get to Heaven? Is it enough just to be a good person? Read this reflection by Deacon Pedro Guevara Mann and find out! ...read more
Read this reflection on the Parable of the Prodigal Son, which speaks to us about cooperating grace and God's overabundant desire for us. ...read more
Read the full text of the address given by Pope Francis during his Meeting with the Authorities, Civil Society and the Diplomatic Corps of Mauritius. ...read more