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UPDATE: London cardinal leads Catholics in mourning death of Prince Philip

UPDATE: London cardinal leads Catholics in mourning death of Prince Philip

MANCHESTER, England (CNS) — Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster led Catholics of England and Wales [...]

London cardinal leads Catholics in mourning death of Prince Philip

London cardinal leads Catholics in mourning death of Prince Philip

MANCHESTER, England (CNS) — Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster led Catholics of England and Wales [...]

Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade

NEW YORK (CNS) — Back when telegrams were the emails of their day, playwright Moss [...]

Group asks Biden administration to step up reunification of border families

Group asks Biden administration to step up reunification of border families

WASHINGTON (CNS) — An interfaith collection of religious activists is asking the Biden administration to [...]

Pope ‘moved’ by registry of nighttime adoration he attended

Pope ‘moved’ by registry of nighttime adoration he attended

Pope Francis said he was “moved” by a photo of an old registry that showed [...]

Solidarity needed to reduce debt of poor nations, pope tells World Bank

Solidarity needed to reduce debt of poor nations, pope tells World Bank

Poor countries cannot be expected to recover from the current financial crisis if the world [...]

Francesco

Francesco

NEW YORK (CNS) — Award-winning documentarian Evgeny Afineevsky (“Cries From Syria”) issues a call for [...]

Celebrating 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines

Celebrating 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines

As the pandemic roars on in the Philippines and the world, church organizers continue with [...]

Catholic coalition stresses importance of COVID-19 vaccine for all

Catholic coalition stresses importance of COVID-19 vaccine for all

WASHINGTON (CNS) — On World Health Day, April 7, a new group of 31 U.S. [...]

Saints accompany, intercede for Christians in prayer, pope says

Saints accompany, intercede for Christians in prayer, pope says

Christians are never alone in prayer but instead are accompanied by myriad saints who protect [...]

To foster inclusiveness, Nigerian nuns mainstream pupils with disabilities

To foster inclusiveness, Nigerian nuns mainstream pupils with disabilities

UYO, Nigeria (CNS) — On a sunny afternoon, the Rev. Gideon Oyabugbe, a minister at [...]

Pope says ‘lord of money’ leads to the denial of the Resurrection

Pope says ‘lord of money’ leads to the denial of the Resurrection

ROME – Pope Francis on Monday said the “lord money” has the power to lead [...]

Full Text URBI ET ORBI

URBI ET ORBI MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS EASTER 2021 Saint Peter’s Basilica Easter, 4 April 2021   Dear Brothers [...]

Christ’s victory over death proclaims a second chance for all, pope says

Christ’s victory over death proclaims a second chance for all, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Easter liturgies — with the fire, sharing of light from [...]

Pope Francis: Look To Heaven For True Justice

Pope Francis: Look To Heaven For True Justice

Pope Francis on Saturday presided at the formal inauguration of the Vatican’s judicial year, calling [...]

Pope calls all Catholics to be missionaries of God’s mercy

Pope calls all Catholics to be missionaries of God’s mercy

ROME (CNS) — Like the disciples, who experienced Jesus’ divine mercy after the resurrection, all [...]

Cardinal Cassidy, Vatican’s former top ecumenist, dies at 96

Cardinal Cassidy, Vatican’s former top ecumenist, dies at 96

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Australian Cardinal Edward I. Cassidy, a longtime Vatican diplomat and former [...]

Voyagers

Voyagers

NEW YORK (CNS) — The tedious sci-fi parable “Voyagers” (Lionsgate) seems designed to prove that [...]

UPDATE: Francesco

UPDATE: Francesco

NEW YORK (CNS) — Award-winning documentarian Evgeny Afineevsky (“Cries From Syria”) issues a call for [...]

Five top-5 lists drawn from the Vatican’s Statistical Yearbook

Five top-5 lists drawn from the Vatican’s Statistical Yearbook

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The countries in the world with the most people baptized Catholics [...]

Even bullying has changed in pandemic, says NCEA presenter

Even bullying has changed in pandemic, says NCEA presenter

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Bullying in schools is nothing new, but in the COVID-19 era, it [...]

Belfast bishop urges politicians to avoid inciting more violence

Belfast bishop urges politicians to avoid inciting more violence

BELFAST, Northern Ireland (CNS) — The Catholic bishop of Belfast urged politicians to be more [...]

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