Few popes in history have been as closely tied to the country of their birth as St John Paul II was to Poland. To honour the pope born Karol Wojtyła and explore his country before the world’s Catholic youth comes to Kraków next year, The Southern Cross will host a pilgrimage to Poland in May […]
Woman in Gold By Joseph McAleer, Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) – The so-called “last prisoners of World War II” awaits justice and release in “Woman in Gold” (Weinstein). The elegant lady of the title and three other captives profiled in director Simon Curtis’ film aren’t, in fact, human beings but exquisite paintings by […]
Liturgical Calendar Year B, Weekdays Cycle Year 1 18th Week, Ordinary time Sunday August 2 Exodus 16:2-4, 12-15, Psalms 8:3-4.23-25.54,Ephesians 4:17.20-24, John 6:24-35 Monday August 3 Numbers 11:4-15, Psalms 81:12-17, Matthew 14:13-21 Tuesday August 4, St John Mary Vianney Numbers 12:1-13, Psalms 51:3-7, 12-13, Matthew 14:22-36 Wednesday August 5, Dedication of the Basilica of […]
By Patricia L. Guilfoyle, Catholic News Service A broad digital media project to coincide with Pope Francis’ visit this fall to the United States aims to recruit and interact with young people, particularly those who do not think of themselves as religious.
By Tony Magliano Committed to a negotiated settlement over the real possibility of armed conflict, six world powers and Iran have decided to give peace a chance.
From Antonio G Tonin, East London Your editorial “An economic revolution?” (July 15) was very thought-provoking, and is asking for a radically serious and different form of economics from what prevails today.
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