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Congratulations to Father Michael Cunningham, C.Ss.R., ordained a priest on May 4 at the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Brooklyn.

The ordaining prelate was Cardinal Joseph Tobin, C.Ss.R.

View highlights of the ordination:


On April 29 the National Shrine of St. John Neumann in Philadelphia celebrated the grand opening of its new St. John Neumann museum, with a formal ribbon-cutting by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput. [read more]


A new St. John Neumann museum is opening on the campus of the Redemptorist saint’s shrine in Philadelphia with a five-day celebration. The festivities kick off Monday, April 29, [read more]


Then they returned from the tomb and announced all these things to the eleven and to all the others. . . . but their story seemed like nonsense, and they did not believe them.     —Luke 24:9, 11 [read more]


Isaiah 52:13–53:12; Psalm 31; Hebrews 4:14-16, 5:7-9; John 18:1–19:42

Pope St. John Paul II once described God’s mercy as “love more powerful than betrayal” and “grace stronger than sin.” The passion of Jesus Christ is precisely a story of God’s powerful love and grace.

In St. John’s passion we hear of the betrayal of Jesus by [read more]