Halloween's origins are, in fact, very Christian. Halloween falls on October 31 because of a Pope, and its observances are the result of medieval Catholic piety.
It seems that the “dysfunctional family” is the “normal family”. Here's how it can be reversed and replaced by good, holy family structures.
If you’ve ever been to the Vatican, or even looked through books of sacred art, you’ll notice that there is quite a bit of nudity. But that hasn’t always been the case.
The commonly accepted story for the origin of the pretzel begins around A.D. 610, when Italian monks presented their young students with treats of baked dough twisted in the shape of crossed arms (then a common prayer posture). They called them...
Rievaulx Abbey was once one of the most important Catholic abbeys in England before it was destroyed on the orders of Henry VIII and Thomas Cromwell in 1538.
Ahead of World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow, Poland, a video a dancing Polish nuns has gone viral. Nuns from the same order as Saint Faustina Kowalska can be seen setting up an image of The Divine Mercy of Jesus on a beach and performing a joyful, coordinated dance around it.
For 53 years, "Don" Justo Gallego has been building a cathedral by hand out of garbage and recycled material.
These maps give an insight into the religious lives of the inhabitants of Europe. Where are the adherents of different religions located? Which countries are more religious, and which ones are more secular?
Of the 3 major monotheistic faiths of the world - Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, only Christians consume pork, while the others consider it "unclean" or "haram"
The furry pup who has been nicknamed named "Friar Bigotón", or Friar Moustache in English, is an honorary brother with his own adorable little Franciscan habit and responsibilities.