Pope approves the heroic virtues of Pope John Paul I

News from the Pope:
Pope approves the heroic virtues of Pope John Paul I - Pope John Paul I has moved a step closer to sainthood with the recognition of his heroic virtues. Pope Francis on Wednesday authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints to promulgate the decree approving his predecessor’s heroic virtues which confers on him the title ‘Venerable’....Read More

News from the USCCB:
House Tax Reform Bill “Unacceptable” As Written, Say U.S. Bishops Chairmen - WASHINGTON—In a letter of November 9, Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice, Florida, Bishop Oscar Cantú of Las Cruces, New Mexico, and Bishop George V. Murry, SJ of Youngstown, Ohio called for amendments to the current draft of the House of Representatives tax reform bill "for the sake of families" and "for those struggling on the peripheries of society who have a claim on our national conscience."....Read More
News from the Church:
Peter Kreeft on Healing Reformation’s Wounds: Prayer, Love Key to Christian Unity
- The 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation is an opportunity to take stock of the progress Protestants and Catholics have made toward reunion and focus on how to heal the barriers that remain, contends Boston College professor of philosophy Peter Kreeft........Read more