More than 200 Korean martyrs are up for beatification

SEOUL, South Korea (CNA/EWTN News) — The first Bishop of Pyongyang, an American born-bishop, and numerous priests and laity are among the 213 who could be beatified and advanced on the way to sainthood under a process begun in South Korea.


Dorothy Day, as seen by her granddaughter

Dorothy Day, the co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement whose cause for canonization has been opened, is the subject of a new book by her own granddaughter, Kate Hennessy.


Late bishop's Little Black Book provides many with Lenten inspiration

ALLOUEZ, Wis. (CNS) — Every year, Catholics look for ways to observe the 40 days of Lent. Finding inspiration for prayer — one of the three Lenten faith traditions, along with fasting and almsgiving — is a top priority and one favorite source for many is the Little Black Book.


Nicole Havrilla to bring natural, pro-life obstetric practice to area

FORT WORTH — Say the words “natural family planning” and most people think of a Church-approved way for Catholic couples to postpone or avoid pregnancy. That’s only partially true.


What San Joselito's shining example teaches us about persecuted Christians

On an ordinary evening in February of 1928, a teenager known fondly to family and friends as Joselito stood fearlessly facing a group of armed Mexican Federales who demanded that he renounce his Catholic faith.