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U.S. bishops try to keep focus on Eucharist, not politicians, in new document

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops voted overwhelmingly to approve a teaching document on the Eucharist Wednesday that caused a great deal of controversy in its June meeting due to concerns that its section on worthiness to receive Communion would be perceived as aimed at prominent pro-abortion Catholic politicians like U.S. President Joe Biden.

New York City’s 9/11 Cross Represents Our Enduring Hope

  By Father Roger Landry/National Catholic RegisterFather Roger J. Landry, a priest of the Diocese of Fall River, is national chaplain for Catholic Voices USA. After...

Catholic converts tell their stories of Eucharistic reckoning

By Roxanne King/National Catholic Register Last month, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops voted to craft a teaching document “On the Meaning of the Eucharist in the...

What do we mean by the term ‘Kerygma?’

By Msgr. Charles Pope/National Catholic Register On June 16, Archbishop Christophe Pierre addressed the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. His fundamental message to them was,...

Eric Talley ‘Put Christ First’: Boulder Police Officer’s Heroism Rooted in Life of Sacrificial Love

By Roxanne King/National Catholic Register On the afternoon of March 22, Boulder Police Officer Eric Talley rushed to a King Soopers grocery store where a...

Coming to Know the Real Carlo Acutis

By Father Roger Landry On Saturday, Oct. 10 in Assisi, Carlo Acutis was beatified. On Oct. 12, the Church celebrated his feast for the first...

The Mystery of the Star of Bethlehem

By Solène Tadié/National Catholic Register The Star of Bethlehem, mentioned in St. Matthew’s Gospel, is one of the main symbols associated with Jesus’ birth, embodying...

What the Year of St. Joseph means, and how to gain the indulgences

By Joseph Pronechen/NCR The announcement that many people have been anxious and longing to hear for several years finally came on Dec. 8 as Pope...

RISE: Unique apostolate brings Christ-centered healing to survivors of sexual assault

By Roxanne King/ National Catholic Register The statistics are sobering: one of every six American women has been the victim of an attempted or completed sexual...

Riding across America for persecuted Christians in the Middle East

On Monday, June 13, Skip Rodgers dipped the back tire of his steel-frame touring bike into the Pacific Ocean in Anacortes, Wash., 93 miles...

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