Category: Church

The Rise of Dual Catholics

Every era presents certain challenges to members of the Christian faith. I would, however, argue that our era is one of the most difficult ones for the followers of Jesus to lead authentic Christian...

What Are Chastity and Celibacy?

What does the Church mean by chastity and celibacy? Do priests make a vow of celibacy?  Does priestly celibacy lead to sexual abuse? A doctrinal expert offers answers to these and other questions Last...

Mother Church Does Not Choose Favourites

By Joel Davidson, editor, Catholic Anchor, Anchorage, Alaska. – When our nation’s political and cultural divisions strain goodwill and basic charity toward others, it may be helpful to turn our attention to an institution that...

Bishop: ‘Mary is not Appearing in Medjugorje’

‘The Virgin Mary has not appeared in Medjugorje,” said Bishop Ratko Peric of Mostar-Duvno, the diocese in Bosnia-Herzegovina, which includes Medjugorje. Two weeks after the Vatican announced that Pope Francis was sending a Polish...