- Feb 22, 2020
A new book looks at the complicated history of the Catholic Church’s relationship with the Basque separatist group ETA in Spain.
Border Bishop Mark Seitz of El Paso, Texas says he believes World Youth Day is the antidote to nationalism.
Catholic bishops across Europe largely have been making a stand in defense of continental unity, a position backed by Pope Francis. Yet in a major speech on Europe Saturday, Francis made clear he’s also no champion of the European status quo, and in fact seems to regard it as passing away. In that context, he laid out his own version of the “Benedict option” for the Church’s role.
Four separate incidents of violence and intimidation around Christmas time illustrates that India’s powerful militant Hindu nationalist movements continue to make life increasingly difficult for the country’s Christian minority.