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Responsum of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith to a dubium regarding the blessing of the unions of persons of the same sex title=

Responsum of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith to a dubium regarding the blessing of the unions of persons of the same sex

: 76 2021-03-16 12:55

In some ecclesial contexts, plans and proposals for blessings of unions of persons of the same sex are being advanced. Such projects are not infrequently motivated by a sincere desire to welcome and accompany homosexual persons, to whom are proposed paths of growth in faith, “so that those who manifest a homosexual orientation can receive the assistance they need to understand and fully carry out God’s will in their lives”[1].


A new monastery in Lviv – support the beginnings title=

A new monastery in Lviv – support the beginnings

: 222 2021-03-12 17:39

he initiation of the Benedictine presence in Ukraine

The spiritual path of sons and daughters of St. Benedict continues in Ukraine but only in the abbey of nuns in Zhytomyr. There are no Benedictine monks, and until recently there was nothing to indicate that there would be, especially during this time of pandemic when no one thinks of beginning a new monastic foundation. But unexpectedly, an all-changing sign appeared.


 Congratulation of Archbishop M. Mokrzycki to Patrick E. KELLY 14th Supreme Knight of Columbus title=

Congratulation of Archbishop M. Mokrzycki to Patrick E. KELLY 14th Supreme Knight of Columbus

: 105 2021-03-02 17:31

Your Excellency,
All things have their beginning and their end. We all know and embrace this simple principle of life. Today it becomes most evident in the lives of two Knights of Columbus. The end of Carl Anderson’s ministry, becomes the beginning for you - Patrick E. Kelly.


Gratitude of archbishop M. Mokrzycki to His Excellency Supreme Knight of Columbus Carl A. ANDERSON title=

Gratitude of archbishop M. Mokrzycki to His Excellency Supreme Knight of Columbus Carl A. ANDERSON

: 161 2021-03-01 15:58

Your Excellency,
There come times in life when a heart full of gratitude turns to God: “Give thanks to the Lord because he is good, because his faithful love lasts forever” (Ps 118:1). Very often God, in order to show his goodness and grace, uses people whom he calls and chooses to build and spread the Kingdom of God on earth through their witness of faith.


Knights of Columbus founder Fr. Michael McGivney to be beatified title=

Knights of Columbus founder Fr. Michael McGivney to be beatified

: 456 2020-05-28 12:51

Vatican City, May 27, 2020 / 04:55 am MT (CNA).- Pope Francis approved a miracle attributed to the intercession of Fr. Michael J. McGivney Wednesday, paving the way for the beatification of the founder of the Knights of Columbus.


Ukraine in the Easter Message of the Holy Father, 12.04.2020 title=

Ukraine in the Easter Message of the Holy Father, 12.04.2020

: 298 2020-04-14 17:00

What follows is the Easter Message «Urbi et Orbi» of Pope Francis, who mentioned Ukraine, stating: «May the sufferings of the people who live in the eastern regions of Ukraine come to an end»


Pope for Lent: With God there is always a dialogue of the heart title=

Pope for Lent: With God there is always a dialogue of the heart

: 882 2020-02-24 13:47

The Vatican releases Pope Francis’ Message for Lent 2020, in which the Holy Father invites the faithful to embrace the paschal mystery as the basis for conversion.


Pope Francis appointed father Oleksandr Yazlovetskyi auxiliary of the diocese of Kyiv-Zhytomyr title=

Pope Francis appointed father Oleksandr Yazlovetskyi auxiliary of the diocese of Kyiv-Zhytomyr

: 1314 2019-09-18 13:03

On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, Pope Francis appointed Father Oleksandr Yazlovetskyi as titular bishop of Tulana and auxiliary of the Diocese of Kyiv-Zhytomyr of the Roman Catholic Church in Ukraine.


Memorial Day for those who fought and died in battle in Zadvir`ya title=

Memorial Day for those who fought and died in battle in Zadvir`ya

: 652 2019-08-22 10:26

On Saturday, 17 August, Task Force Carentan Soldiers made history by being the first American participants in the annual commemoration ceremony for the Battle of Zadwórze. This year marks the 99th anniversary of the battle, during which outnumbered Polish volunteer forces put up a formidable resistance against the Soviet’s 1st Cavalry Army and prevented the seizures of Lviv and Warsaw.


Christ is alive: Synthesis of the Apostolic Exhortation title=

Christ is alive: Synthesis of the Apostolic Exhortation

: 1838 2019-04-03 15:50

Andrea Tornielli, the editorial director for the Dicastery of Communication, provides a detailed synthesis of the Post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation "Christ is Alive!"