Co-Workers of the Truth 6/30

Recognition of the papacy does not belittle the role of Christ, the Head of the Church; it is rather a recognition of the triumphant power of his grace; it is a recognition of what he effects through human beings, of…

At a glance: Differences between Tridentine Mass, Mass said today

By Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Here at a glance are the basic differences between the Tridentine Mass, promulgated in 1570, and the Roman Missal published in 1969 in response to the reforms called for by the Second…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/29

It is not true that the Church has ceased to be Catholic. Nothing that is truly Catholic, nothing that is comfortable to Catholic belief, has lost its place in the Church, and we must all strive together to make that…

Catholic Church urged to help promote breastfeeding campaign

6/28/2007  Catholic Online (www.catholic.org) MANILA, Philippines (Catholic Online) – The Catholic Church has an important role in play in promoting mothers’ return to breastfeeding in a Filipino society where milk substitutes have gained a stronghold due to aggressive advertising campaigns,…

Co-Workers of the Truth 6/28

The fact that it is Peter who is called the “rock” is not due to any achievement on his part or to anything exceptional in his character; it is simply a nomen officii, a title that designates, not a service rendered,…

CYRIL: CATECHESIS THAT EMBRACES BODY, SOUL AND SPIRIT

VATICAN CITY, JUN 27, 2007 (VIS) – The Holy Father dedicated his catechesis during today’s general audience to St. Cyril of Jerusalem (ca. 315-387), whom he described as a bishop of a great “ecclesiastical culture, centered on the study of…