|The miracle that made the Immaculate Virgin patroness of Spain and its infantry
|In 1585 a miracle attributed to the Immaculate Conception allowed the Spanish troops to win the Battle of Empel in Holland.
|Bishop Strickland was advised to leave Tyler Diocese but can still say Mass there
|“I have received no such instruction,” Strickland said by text Thursday night, responding to a report that he has been barred from saying Mass in the diocese.
|Pope Francis announces Catholic Church’s first World Day of Children
|The event was inspired by a 9-year-old boy named Alessandro, who proposed the idea to the pope to have an international event for younger children.
|Pope Francis appoints three new auxiliary bishops for Philadelphia Archdiocese
|Pope Francis on Friday appointed Fathers Keith Chylinski, Christopher Cooke, and Efren Esmilla as new auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
|Spanish lawyer, mom of 4, challenges country’s rosary ban
|“There are plenty of times when the Virgin Mary has come to Spain’s aid,” Polonia Castellanos said, “and we are certain she will help us now.”