A mosque in Abu Dhabi is named for Mary, the Mother of Jesus, who plays an important role in the Christian-Muslim dialogue. Recently the Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed mosque in Abu Dhabi received a new name, which has gotten wide coverage in the media. It is now the Mosque of Maryam (Mary) the Mother of Jesus.
Here is how parents can help form their children in the faith, to lasting effect. Dear Katrina, After watching our friends’ two grown kids go off to college and stop going to Mass and the disappointment it’s caused their parents, I was wondering if you had some advice for me and my own son, who
This is the traditional protocol of the “privilège du blanc.” President Donald Trump’s first visit to Pope Francis captured the world’s attention for various reasons, both because of their differences of perspective on sensitive issues and also because both Melania and Ivanka wore a black dress and veil to meet the Holy Father. The Holy See
This parenting tip could change the game with your little ones. I have not read every child psychology book, nor did I take a course on how to avoid/stop/end a child’s tantrum. But because of a personal experience with my 5-year-old daughter, I really want to share a “formula” that I learned recently so that people
It is dangerous to the credibility of the Church, that what should be considered good in Germany should be considered wrong in Poland The Four Cardinals show no sign of giving up, and neither should they. It might at this point be useful to present a chronology of the Four Cardinals and the dubia. It goes like this.
May fathers remember that they image God in the measure that they give of themselves; and that they first give of themselves in the generation or procreation of a child, not incidentally to the sexual act, but rationally, desiring and willing the conception of a child. One of the most pressing questions for me on
The Heavenly Father can sometimes present Himself in the most mysterious and unexpected ways. These little moments of hope where God makes Himself known completely captivate our hearts and souls. One of the most common “appearances” God makes can be seen in the clouds. No one can for certain explain why this is, but the
Us Columnist Tony Magliano’s own story of his journey to the realisation he was called to follow the non-violent path of Jesus and tell others about it too. As I was trying to discern what God wanted me to write about, I walked into my 16-year-old son’s bedroom to discover a military calendar hanging on
Jesus said to his first disciples, and to all future disciples, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give it to you.” But political leaders, governments, corporations and countless people seek the false and fleeting peace of the world which seduces the senses, minds
Scientific testing on a wide variety of Eucharistic miracles consistently shows human flesh with blood group AB Catholic doctrine has always held that, upon consecration at Mass, Christ becomes truly and substantially present in the bread and wine on the altar. Over the centuries, however, there have been numerous reports of consecrated Hosts literally turning