Ada Negri: the pain for the death of her daughter gave her back her faith

The spirituality of the poet Ada Negri who, through the atrocious pain of the death of her daughter at just one month old, rediscovered her faith in Christ through the Heavenly Mother The November 13, 2022 issue of the weekly Mary with you hosts an interesting article on poet Ada Negriwhose lyrical stature has been … Read more

Nine Days in Review: A Valuable Lesson in Life Through Death

In several of the early sequences of nine daysavailable on Apple TV+, the camera pans across what appears to be an endless desert. In the center is an old log cabin. There is nothing else to indicate a human presence or the possibility of such a presence. Little by little, history will show that this … Read more

Anniversary of the death of Rosa Luxemburg

It’s the evening of January 15, 1919. Rosa Luxembourg, captured after the defeat of the revolution in the early afternoon in the house where she is staying (Mannheimer Straße 27), she is seen entering (together with Karl Liebknecht) the Hotel Eden, located in the center of Berlin at Kurfürstendamm 246-247. The Eden Hotel is the … Read more

Death of Jeff Beck, English guitar genius who did not want to be a star

After a dazzling debut with the Yardbirds, this gifted man revered by Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page, partner of Rod Stewart and pioneer of jazz-rock, led a career that was up and down, full of flashes and renunciations. He passed away at 78. Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck. Of the Three Musketeers, British electric … Read more

The death of card. Pelt. Gracias: ‘Man of faith, without resentment’

Former archbishop of Sydney and Melbourne and prefect of the Vatican dicastery for the economy died suddenly in Rome at the age of 81. He had spent more than 400 days in prison for defamatory accusations of pedophilia later ruled unfounded by the Australian Supreme Court. The memory of the archbishop of Mumbai: “In September … Read more

Death of Cardinal Pell. Cardinal Gracias: “He was a man of faith, without resentment”

The former Archbishop of Sydney and Melbourne and Prefect of the Vatican Department for the Economy died suddenly in Rome at the age of 81. He spent more than 400 days in prison on infamous accusations of pedophilia that the Australian High Court later found to be unsubstantiated. The memory of the Archbishop of Mumbai: … Read more

The death of Verónica Forqué shakes Spanish culture

The death of Verónica Forqué, the quintessential comic actress of Spanish cinema and one of the “Almodóvar girls”, convulsed the world of culture in Spain on Monday, with multiple signs of both sadness and astonishment at the fact that the actress of the everlasting smile has committed suicide at the age of 66. The body … Read more

The new papacy of Francis, after the death of Benedict XVI | Editorial

Yesterday for the first time, after almost ten years of anomalous cohabitation, Bergoglio found himself projected into a solitary pontificate, therefore normal THEFrancis’ new papacy began yesterday morning in St. Peter’s Square. The previous one, accompanied and at times conditioned by the shadow of Benedict and his renunciation, ended on December 31st with his death. … Read more

The Death of the West

For more than a century, since the First World War, authors, notably Spengler and Toynbee, have announced the decadence of the West. Spengler shows that civilizations, like living organisms, are vitally destined, after birth, growth and aging, to death. According to Spengler’s historical morphology, the Faustian civilization, which stems from the imperialist excess of technoscience … Read more

Former Pope Benedict XVI died at the age of 95, the death of an emeritus pope and theologian

Joseph Ratzinger died in the Vatican at the age of 95 this Saturday, December 31, the Vatican announced. He died nearly nine years after renouncing his office, a rare decision. His pontificate was to be one of transition, it had been marked by controversy. His Holiness Benedict XVI, Roman pontiff emeritus since his resignation from … Read more