KOLKATA, India -- The Vatican on Wednesday declared Mother Teresa a patron saint of the Archdiocese of Calcutta at a Mass in the city where she dedicated her life to the poorest of the poor.Read more
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has confirmed he will use his upcoming visit to the Portuguese shrine at Fatima to canonize two Portuguese shepherd children who say they saw visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago.Read more
VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis is making five more child saints: Two Portuguese shepherd children who said the Virgin Mary appeared to them in Fatima 100 years ago, and three Mexican adolescents who were killed for their Catholic faith in the 16th cRead more
DOROTHY Day was truly a saint. She has not yet been canonized because there are mixed feelings about this in the Church. I got the details about her life story from the UK magazine, The Tablet. She, herself, was ambivalent about this.Read more
WE HAVE the practice in our family and our community to have a regular prayer meeting. This is the practice of the BEC (Basic Ecclesial Community).
Daily prayer is something that can help you to go on with your life.Read more
THIS story is a story about the story. His parents in San Nicolas del Puerto in Spain were poor peasants like our “dumaans” and “sacadas” in the haciendas. He was named Diego, a variation of the name James, the apostle.Read more