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Why Carlo Acutis Is Important Today: ‘He Is a Millennial, a Young Man who Brings Holiness Into the Third Millennium’

Father Will Conquer, a young missionary who recently wrote a book about the Italian teenager, discusses the reasons why he is such a source of fascination for people worldwide.

By Solène Tadié 

11 Oct 2020
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Healing the Family Tree

Some say “time heals all wounds.” This is not true. Only Jesus Christ heals all wounds

By Father Dwight Longenecker 

11 Oct 2020
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What Pope St. John Paul II Said About ‘Structures of Sin’

When any part of the body suffers, we all suffer.

By Susanna Spencer 

11 Oct 2020
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Orson Welles, St. Michael and Chartres Cathedral

“Our songs will all be silenced, but what of it? Go on singing.”

By K.V. Turley 

Often hailed as one of the greatest filmmakers that ever lived, Orson Welles is also one of the most frustrating. 

11 Oct 2020
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The miracle attributed to Carlo Acutis' prayers

The beatification of Carlo Acutis took place Oct. 10 after a miracle attributed to his prayers and the grace of God. In Brazil, a boy named Mattheus was healed from a serious birth defect called an annular pancreas after he and his mother asked Acutis to pray for his healing.

11 Oct 2020
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Beatification of Carlo Acutis: The first millennial to be declared Blessed

By Courtney Mares

With the beatification of Carlo Acutis in Assisi Saturday, the Catholic Church now has its first “Blessed” who loved Super Mario and Pokémon, but not as much as he loved the Real Presence of Jesus in the Eucharist.

11 Oct 2020
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China Expert: ‘Right Now Things Are Very, Very Grim for Our Fellow Believers in China’

Steven Mosher, president of the Population Research Institute, talks religious freedom under assault.

By Joseph Pronechen 

10 Oct 2020
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Inspired by Carlo Acutis and Other Young Saints

Holiness among young people is always a beautiful witness.

By Amy Smith

10 Oct 2020
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St. John Henry Newman and America

It is no mere coincidence that the prayers of Americans have played such a crucial role in Newman’s cause and in his being raised to the altar.

By Joseph Pearce 

10 Oct 2020
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'Conflict of interest'? — Mincione invested Vatican in Torzi bond before London sale

When the Vatican purchased a London luxury apartment building from its investment manager in 2018, the building owner and the deal’s broker may have had a conflict of interest during negotiations. 

10 Oct 2020
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Spain's government wants to repeal need for parental consent for abortion

The Spanish Equality Minister said Wednesday it is “more than necessary” to repeal a law that requires parental consent for children aged 16 and 17 who want to procure an abortion.

10 Oct 2020