Monthly Archives: January 2013

Catholic campuses home to 11 of world’s most beautiful college chapels, churches

This month Best College Reviews released a ranked list of what it says are the 30 most beautiful college chapels and cathedrals in the world. Of the Catholic worship spaces, six are in the U.S. and five are located on … Continue reading

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Chaldean Catholic bishops electing new patriarch in Rome

ROME — The 15 bishops of the Iraq-based Chaldean Catholic Church began meeting in Rome yesterday to elect a new patriarch to succeed 85-year-old Cardinal Emmanuel-Karim Delly of Baghdad. According to Vatican Radio, the first day of their synod was devoted … Continue reading

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Bombay Archdiocese launches campaign to stop violence against women

Violence against women in India has been going on for centuries, but recently it seems as if it has reached a tipping point with the news of the terrible gang rapes of several young women. People and institutions across India … Continue reading

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Almost Midnight Mass every weekend at St. Malachy’s on Broadway

There are a lot of things you can do on Broadway after the curtain falls at the end of a performance. You can catch a late dinner, join some friends for a drink, or go out dancing. Or you can … Continue reading

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Cardinal O’Malley calls for new emphasis on holding up adoption as a better alternative to abortion

Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley called upon Catholics to take steps to change society’s negative perception of adoption so that it is seen as a better option than abortion for women facing a crisis pregnancy. Delivering the homily during the opening Mass … Continue reading

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The pope has a new App-titude

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican launched a new “Pope App” on the eve of the release of the pope’s World Communications Day message, which will be dedicated to social networks as important spaces for evangelization. The new app provides live … Continue reading

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Marquette’s ‘Tolkieniana’ collection includes manuscripts, drawings

The buzz about “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” preceded the film’s release by months and since the movie opened Dec. 14, it has grossed more than $600 million in box office receipts around the world — and still counting. But … Continue reading

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