In the midst of this crisis in which we live, we want to share with you some good weekly news, news of hope, important or simple acts and gestures that unite us as a community of men and women of faith-driven by the force of hope.
‘We are overjoyed’: Little Sisters of the Poor react to Supreme Court decision
Catholic leaders and religious liberty advocates have welcomed the Supreme Court ruling in favor of the Little Sisters of the Poor on Wednesday, calling it a victory for freedom of conscience and the freedom of religious people to serve the poor.
Three weeks of prayer in Philppines for “national healing”
Three weeks of common prayer for the many challenges that the Asian country is facing: “With the help of Mary,” writes Archbishop Villegas, “we will never be helpless”.
The development of doctrine is fidelity in newness
Certain critiques of the current pontificate challenge the Second Vatican Council and end up forgetting the Magisterium of Saint John Paul II and Benedict XVI.
The platform that lets people invest in sustainable local developments
The UK’s first Community Municipal Investment empowers people to loan money to their local council to help fund green developments in their area while earning themselves a return.
Curtain twitchers: what citizen scientists revealed about nature during lockdown
Scientists received help from people tracking wildlife from their windows during lockdown. The data has brought new insights.
Exciting Study Results Say COVID-19 Vaccine Was Effective and Well-Tolerated for Its 45 Adult Participants
It has now been four months since this investigational vaccine designed to protect against COVID-19 was tested on humans for the first time in the US—and its recently-released trial results are inspiring hope amongst the healthcare community.