- May 30, 2020
The extra day we get approximately once every four years is a way to adapt the calendar year to the astronomical year. But did you know the present system of calculating the leap years was designed around fixing the date of Easter?
A Boston College conference called for greater involvement of women and laity in seminary formation.
At a packed funeral Mass in Boston Dec. 13 for Pete Frates, whose battle with ALS helped propel the viral ice bucket challenge, the homilist urged the congregation to face adversity as Frates did: “Be patient hopeful and strong. Live life honorably and be aglow with goodness.”
Boston College and Notre Dame, the two most prominent football programs at Catholic universities, face off for the 25th time on Saturday night.
An 18-day odyssey through the U.S. in March has bolstered the case for bullishness about American Catholic prospects.
Hosffman Ospino is an associate professor of Hispanic ministry and religious education at Boston College. He spoke to Crux about the state of the Church in the United States after V Encuentro.