• Krakow and the birth of a new movement in the Church

    Krakow and the birth of a new movement in the Church

    • Jul 26, 2016

    There are moments that capture the spirit of World Youth Day, when pumped-up young Catholics feel the joy of being surrounded by so many others who share their faith. And then there are the surreal moments, like when a bunch of English-speakers went in search of Mass ….

  • Vatican tells bishops and new lay movements to play nice

    Vatican tells bishops and new lay movements to play nice

    • Jun 14, 2016

    In a new document from the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the Vatican says new lay movements in the Catholic Church are a ‘great resource’ but insists they must accept the authority of the hierarchy, and warns that getting official recognition may take a while.