Posted on 10/13/2021 16:37 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Christine Kellett-Hunt lost seven babies to miscarriages — and her brother, Peter, whom she called “Petey,” died when he was 6. So, whenever she envisions heaven, she pictures Petey “leading all these little babies to me.”
Posted on 10/13/2021 16:17 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
What difference would it make if we were living in a new Apostolic Era? What if the Christendom era really is over, and we have entered a new phase of humanity? For Christians, we may meet these questions with little curiosity because we are so busy with our everyday lives that we have no time to ponder such things. And yet, our responses will make all the difference.
Posted on 10/13/2021 15:17 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Just two days after this year's Boston Marathon, the Supreme Court revisited the bombing at the 2013 race that killed three people and injured hundreds.
Posted on 10/13/2021 12:35 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Evacuated in August as the Taliban regained control of Afghanistan, the head of the now-interrupted Catholic mission said this is a time of "advent," waiting for God to reveal how the church can be present in the country again.
Posted on 10/13/2021 12:08 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Pope Francis has signed a decree recognizing a miracle attributed to the intercession of Pope John Paul I, clearing the way for his beatification.
Posted on 10/12/2021 17:04 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Q) What is exorcism? Does it still happen?
Posted on 10/12/2021 16:18 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
The chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Migration Oct. 11 praised a plan by President Joe Biden to raise the refugee cap to 125,000 for fiscal year 2022.
Posted on 10/12/2021 16:11 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
The Vatican Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life and the Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network have a gift for families for the month of October, which is traditionally dedicated to the rosary.
Posted on 10/12/2021 15:47 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Thousands of pilgrims have flocked to the tomb of Blessed Carlo Acutis, the 15-year-old Italian teenager whose use of technology to spread devotion to the Eucharist prompted Pope Francis to hail him as a role model for young people today.
Posted on 10/12/2021 15:24 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
While Catholics in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis are engaged in an Archdiocesan Synod, with Synod Small Groups currently underway, the archdiocese is also beginning its involvement in preparations for a Vatican synod, scheduled for 2023.