According to the Dutch royal household, Spanish Catholic forces took possession of the baton after they quashed the Protestant revolt headed by William of Orange at the Battle of Mookerheide in 1574. SeattlePI.com
NEW YORK (AP) — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn is announcing a compensation program for victims of past sexual abuse by priests. The diocese says it will take out a loan to fund the program.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
Amy Poehler joined Seth Meyers on Wednesday's episode of Late Night as they joked they hoped Day-Lewis' retirement news was just a misunderstanding. Poehler says, "I love it because it's such a great.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Vatican City, Jun 22, 2017 / 07:32 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Thursday Pope Francis met with King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, discussing issues surrounding migration, poverty.. CNA
*For one week each year, the students and staff of Juan Diego Catholic High School don't show up to the campus at all.*
It's not a vacation, and it's not a school trip.
They're spending the week.. Upworthy
The Dutch Queen, who is Catholic, dressed in black and covered her hair with a traditional lace mantilla, as is customary for papal audiences, as she arrived at the Vatican with King Willem-Alexander. MailOnline
The Roman Catholic diocese that includes Brooklyn and Queens said Thursday it had set up an independent fund to compensate people who were sexually abused as young people by its clergy. Wall Street Journal
London, England, Jun 22, 2017 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Legal efforts to bar the parents of a British baby born with a disabling medical condition from seeking treatment overseas are based on deep.. CNA
Water purification innovator Bluewater created hydration stations in Flint, Michigan and Bermuda to find out; create clean drinking water without adding plastic waste.
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Washington D.C., Jun 22, 2017 / 12:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With the justice system rife with abuse, there is still much work to be done to call the faithful to minister to prisoners, victims, and their.. CNA
Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, has named four new members of the National Review Board, which advises the bishops on the protection of children.. Catholic Culture
The UN accused DR Congo on Tuesday of backing a militia that has mutilated toddlers and hacked pregnant women in the troubled Kasai region as the Catholic Church put the death toll there at more than.. SBS