Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World

#Christmas #World #Peace #Goodwill The Holidays are a time for being with friends and family and celebrating the Birth of Christ, but we may forget to acknowledge the other religions and what they celebrate. Some religions like the Islam do not celebrate Christmas and then we have others, the Buddhists, who use the holiday to […]

Notre Dame Cathedral to Miss 1st Christmas in Hundreds of Years

Notre Dame Cathedral to Miss 1st Christmas in Hundreds of Years

 Notre Dame kept Christmas going even during 2 world wars, a beacon of hope amid the bloodshed. Yet an accidental fire in peacetime finally stopped the Paris cathedral from celebrating Midnight Mass this year, for the 1st time in over two centuries. As the lights stay dim in the once-invincible 855-year-old landmark, officials are trying hard to […]

‘Papa’ Francis Extends Controversial Overall of Catholic Litergy

‘Papa’ Francis Extends Controversial Overall of Catholic Litergy

‘Papa’ Francis Extends Controversial Overall of Catholic Litergy Pope Francis is extending his controversial overhaul of the Vatican’s liturgy department, adding a number of new advisers after an initial shake-up removed some leading conservative Cardinals. The 17 new advisers named Saturday include priests, laymen and two women. The experts in liturgy and theology join 27 […]

Donald Trump Suspends Campaign, Attends 9/11 Remembrance

Donald Trump Suspends Campaign, Attends 9/11 Remembrance

Donald Trump Suspends Campaign, Attends 9/11 Remembrance Donald Trump is visiting the 9/11 Remembrance Memorial Sunday to mark the 15th anni of the radical Islamic terror attacks. The Republican nominee also visited a nearby Firehouse after his stop at Ground Zero Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton announced she will visit Ground Zero for the annual moment […]

Italy Mourns its Earthquake Victims

Italy Mourns its Earthquake Victims

Italy Mourns its Earthquake Victims The death toll in the 6.3-magnitude earthquake that hit central Italy Wednesday evening has risen to 291, said the Civil Protection agency said Saturday. The death toll in the worst-hit town Amatrice was 230, while the number of victims in Accumoli and Arquato del Tronto were 11 and 50 respectively. […]