- Moral Clarity
By Dan Shea
In his era, G. K. Chesterton said, “A strange fanaticism fills our time: the fanatical hatred of morality, especially of Christian morality.” He also ...
- World Food Program Director on Lent
VATICAN CITY (Zenit.org) - Here is the statement Josette Sheeran, executive director of the World Food Program, gave today at the press conference the presented Benedict ...
- Modernity & Morality
The Cultural Revolution changed what constitutes the good by suppressing the established social constructs. This breakdown of the natural boundaries of civilized ...
- Interview With Vatican Aide on Jewish-Catholic Relations
By Viktoria Somogyi ROME, MARCH 22, 2008 (Zenit) - The personal witness of Benedict XVI, and before him, Pope John Paul II, plays a key role in the advance of relations ...
- Cardinal Zen's Meditations for Via Crucis
Text Prepared for Good Friday Event at Colosseum VATICAN CITY, MARCH 22, 2008 (Zenit) - Here is a Vatican translation of the meditations Cardinal Joseph Zen, bishop of ...
- Good Friday Sermon of Father Cantalamessa
"The Tunic Was Without Seam" VATICAN CITY, MARCH 22, 2008 (Zenit) - Here is a translation of the sermon delivered today by Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, preacher ...
- Jerusalem Patriarch's Easter Message
"We Need Leaders Ready to Offer Their Lives for the Sake of Peace" JERUSALEM, MARCH 22, 2008 (Zenit) - Here is the 2008 Easter message from the Latin patriarch of ...
- Priestly Identity: Crisis and Renewal (Part 1)
Interview With Father David Toups By Annamarie Adkins WASHINGTON, D.C., MARCH 22, 2008 (Zenit) - A general crisis of authentic masculinity in society has also affected ...
- Spotlight on China
Human Rights and Religious Freedom Examined By Father John Flynn, LC ROME, MARCH 17, 2008 (Zenit) - China's human rights record is coming in for close scrutiny in the ...
- Holy Week...Holy Time!
By Hugh McNichol
This Sunday is Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion. It is the beginning of Holy Week and the triumphal entrance of Jesus into Jerusalem to accomplish ...
- Diplomacy...Vatican style!
By Hugh McNichol
The visit of Cardinal Bertone to the Frater Castro is as significant as a papal visit itself. As the Vatican Secretary of State, Bertone is ...
- The Relevance of Lourdes at 150
Interview With Bishop Jacques Perrier By Isabelle Cousturié LOURDES, France, FEB. 21, 2008 (Zenit) - The bishop of Lourdes says the pilgrimage site in his diocese is ...
- Kids in Conflict
Calls For an End to Child Soldiers By Father John Flynn, LC ROME, FEB. 21, 2008 (Zenit) -It's time to penalize those who use children in conflicts, the U.N. Security ...
- Emulating the Angelic Doctor!
By Hugh McNichol
The Universal Church today recalls the life, works and intellectual abilities of Saint Thomas Aquinas. For any student of ...
- Cardinal Rigali's Homily at Life Vigil
"Roe v. Wade Is Incompatible With Human Dignity; It Will Not Stand" WASHINGTON, D.C., JAN. 23, 2008 (Zenit) - Here is the homily Cardinal Justin Rigali, chairman of the ...
- Education and Gender
Renewed Interest in Separating Boys and Girls By Father John Flynn, LC ROME, JAN. 22, 2008 (Zenit) - There is increasing interest in single-sex education in the United ...
- Silencing the Pope
Cultural Clashes and Impoverished Secularism By Father John Flynn, L.C. ROME, JAN. 22, 2008 (Zenit) - The intolerance of radical secularism was well illustrated in the ...
- Marriage and Celibacy: Love's Link
Interview With Author Father José Manglano By Miriam Díez i Bosch MADRID, Spain, JAN. 20, 2008 (Zenit) - Father José Pedro Manglano says history has shown that when ...
- Liturgy: When There's a Medical Emergency
ROME, JAN. 20, 2008 (Zenit) - Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy at the Regina Apostolorum university.Q: During a weekday Mass ...
- Sowing Hope in Sierra Leone
Interview With Xavierian Missionary Father Bongiovanni By Victor Suma ROME, JAN. 20, 2008 (Zenit) - After 30 years of missionary work in Sierra Leone, Xavierian Father ...