Christ at the Center for Olympic Athletes

Richard SontagNew Evangelization, US News, World News

Katie Ledecky has become the “Michael Jordan” of swimming. After winning a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics, Ledecky proceeded to set 12 world records. She won her first gold medal of the Rio Olympics and set a new world record, crushing her old record for the 400-meter freestyle. She has done what most swimmers only dream of doing. … Read More

Pope Francis: mercy, compassion at heart of new covenant in Christ

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(CNA/EWTN News/by Elise Harris).- In his first general audience since June, Pope Francis continued his catechesis on the Church, explaining that Jesus fulfills the Old Testament by giving a new teaching on mercy in the beatitudes. “At the heart of the new covenant is our realization that, in Christ, we are embraced by God’s mercy and compassion, and that our … Read More