Catholics get chance to celebrate, think about Mary with new feast day

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The Catholic Church doesn't often add new celebrations to its pretty full liturgical calendar, but this year's new feast day, Mary, Mother of the Church on May 21, has Catholics gearing up to mark the day or at least think a little more about Mary.

London waste company discovers relic of St. Clement in the trash

London, England (CNA/EWTN News) — You know the old saying — one person’s trash is another person’s 2,000 year-old sacred bone fragment of an early pope.

Speaker Paul Ryan gives House chaplain his job back

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Jesuit Father Patrick Conroy, chaplain for the U.S. House of Representatives who said he had been forced to resign, was reinstated to his post by House Speaker Paul Ryan May 3.