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The award-winning Currents News is the go-to source for news from the Catholic perspective. Currents News objectively reports on secular and non-secular news and, when appropriate, examines stories from a faith-based lens.

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Recent Episodes


40 Days For Life Kickoff

February 27, 2017

Before Ash Wednesday, pro-lifers gather at the Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral to kick off the international, Lenten campaign. It’s a […]

Black History Month on all Airwaves

February 27, 2017

A different way to celebrate Black History Month takes place at Saint Teresa of Avila parish in the Prospect Heights neighborhood of […]

The “Last Slave in New York”

February 27, 2017

After she died in 1857, the Brooklyn Star newspaper called Margaret Pine the last slave in New York. The article described her […]

Pilgrimage to Catholic Cuba

February 27, 2017

To foster encounter directly, Brooklyn auxiliary Bishop Octavio Cisneros is planning a pilgrimage to Cuba. Our Michelle Powers previews the mission.

Brooklynites Prepare For Lent

February 24, 2017

With Ash Wednesday just a few days away, Tim Harfmann reports on how Brooklynites are preparing for Lent. Parishioners at St. Anselm […]

Catholic Relief Services: Lenten Rice Bowl

February 24, 2017

Tim Harfmann speaks with Bishop Gregory Mansour, the chairman of Catholic Relief Services. The humanitarian organization is preparing for its annual tradition, […]

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