Pope’s approval rating in the US rises following September visit

90 per cent of American Catholics now say they view Pope Francis favourably A Marist Poll survey commissioned by the Knights of Columbus found Pope Francis’ favourability made significant gains among Catholics and among Americans overall in the wake of his September visit to the United States. Among practicing Catholics, 90 per cent now say… Continue reading Pope’s approval rating in the US rises following September visit

Statue of St Junipero Serra defaced at California’s Carmel Mission

The vandalising of the statue took place days after St Junipero Serra was canonised by Pope Francis in Washington Days after St Junipero Serra was canonised by Pope Francis in Washington, a statue of the 18th-century Franciscan missionary and other property at the Carmel Mission where the saint is buried, were defaced. The vandalism occurred… Continue reading Statue of St Junipero Serra defaced at California’s Carmel Mission