Posted on 04/20/2018 15:19 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
In this age of media saturation, there can't be many human activities that have yet to be captured on film or videotape.
According to William Friedkin, director and narrator of "The Devil and Father Amorth" (The Orchard), however, his brief, mostly straightforward documentary includes just such a novelty: the first authorized footage of a Catholic exorcism.
Posted on 04/20/2018 15:09 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Those looking for a film that seriously engages with the human condition or advances the art of cinema will not find what they're looking for in "Rampage."
Posted on 04/20/2018 14:22 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
A remarkable video of Pope Francis answering a young boy's deeply personal question was posted by Catholic News Service recently.
Posted on 04/20/2018 13:53 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Close to 100 financiers, philanthropists, artists, tech experts, physicians, politicians and religious leaders spent more than an hour in a Vatican meeting room talking about tenderness.
Posted on 04/20/2018 13:00 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Bishop Peter Lee Ki-heon of Uijeongbu has been waiting years for this moment, with the leaders of the two divided Koreas poised to meet for a historic summit just inside South Korean territory April 27.
Posted on 04/20/2018 11:55 AM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Pope Francis has asked the president of the German bishops' conference to come to Rome to discuss pastoral guidelines for possibly allowing some non-Catholics married to Catholics to receive the Eucharist, the conference spokesman said.
Posted on 04/20/2018 11:45 AM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Bluegrass music may not be the first thing that comes to mind when people think of Dominicans, but for the 10 Dominican brothers and priests at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington who recently released their debut album, "The Hillbilly Thomists," the two have a lot in common.
Posted on 04/20/2018 11:39 AM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
A Mexico priest has been stabbed to death in his parish, the latest attack on clergy in the heavily Catholic country.
Posted on 04/20/2018 11:20 AM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Germany's Catholic Church said it would review its employment system after top European judges warned it could violate anti-discrimination laws by requiring staffers to be religious.
Posted on 04/19/2018 17:13 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Tributes from business leaders and politicians alike described Jennifer Riordan -- the 43-year-old passenger who died April 17 from injuries suffered on Southwest Flight 1380 when its engine exploded -- as a devoted mother, community leader, mentor and volunteer.