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Priest Attacked And Killed

Priest Attacked And Killed

Cap Haitien (Agenzia Fides) - On Monday, September 6, in Cap Haitien, in the north [...]

BUDAPEST AWAITS POPE FRANCIS

BUDAPEST AWAITS POPE FRANCIS

Eduard Habsburg-Lothringen, Hungary's Ambassador to the Holy See, looks ahead to Pope Francis' arrival in [...]

On Mother Teresa’s Birthday Her Sisters Bring Disabled Children From Karbul To Rome

On Mother Teresa’s Birthday Her Sisters Bring Disabled Children From Karbul To Rome

Rome Newsroom, Aug 26, 2021 / 06:00 am Religious sisters from the Missionaries of Charity and [...]

Super Football Fan Pope Francis Gets His Own Table

Super Football Fan Pope Francis Gets His Own  Table

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has received dozens of soccer jerseys and game balls [...]

Priests And Nuns Stranded In Afghanistan

Priests And Nuns Stranded In Afghanistan

Two Jesuit priests and four Missionary of Charity Sisters nuns were stranded in Afghanistan yesterday, [...]

MRS among U.S. agencies helping resettle Afghan translators, interpreters

MRS among U.S. agencies helping resettle Afghan translators, interpreters

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and its Migration and Refugee Services [...]

COMMENTARY: How to answer kids when prayers go unanswered

COMMENTARY:  How to answer kids when prayers go unanswered

When I was 11 years old, wrestling with my brother’s recent death, the new parish [...]

Author says pope has mobilized diplomats to create culture of encounter

Author says pope has mobilized diplomats to create culture of encounter

OXFORD, England (CNS) — Vatican diplomacy has diverged sharply from U.S. foreign policy under Pope [...]

Pandemic shows problems persist in poor Americans’ home internet access

Pandemic shows problems persist in poor Americans’ home internet access

WASHINGTON (CNS) — There has been much talk in the United States on the “digital [...]

Trinity Washington University clears tuition debts for 540 students

Trinity Washington University clears tuition debts for 540 students

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Over 40% of Trinity Washington University’s full-time undergraduate students opened their emails [...]

Elderly are to be valued, not discarded, pope says

Elderly are to be valued, not discarded, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Older people are not “leftovers” to be discarded; rather, they continue [...]

Faith and family help Olympian live his dream amid hardship, heartbreak

Faith and family help Olympian live his dream amid hardship, heartbreak

INDIANAPOLIS (CNS) — June 26 was a day of excruciating waiting for Joe Schroeder. It was [...]

Pope announces visit to Hungary, Slovakia in September

Pope announces visit to Hungary, Slovakia in September

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Before going to the hospital for colon surgery July 4, Pope [...]

UPDATE: Pope undergoes surgery at Rome’s Gemelli hospital

UPDATE: Pope undergoes surgery at Rome’s Gemelli hospital

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis was hospitalized July 4 and underwent surgery on his [...]

Activists see temporary stop of federal executions as a starting point

Activists see temporary stop of federal executions as a starting point

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Activists who oppose the death penalty said the Justice Department’s temporary stop [...]

Vatican, medical associations look at ways to promote vaccination

Vatican, medical associations look at ways to promote vaccination

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The discovery of vaccines is “one of the greatest achievements of [...]

Christians witness against the horror of torture

Christians witness against the horror of torture

Torture was back in the news in February, as if we needed the gruesome reminder. [...]

With world still in knots, pope turns to Mary with prayers

With world still in knots, pope turns to Mary with prayers

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Reaching the finish line of a monthlong rosary marathon, Pope Francis [...]

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — To help lead the world’s Catholics along a journey of intensified [...]

People must care for creation or face self-destruction, pope says

People must care for creation or face self-destruction, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When it comes to safeguarding creation, there is no time to [...]

UPDATE: Catholics see challenging balance in Simone Biles’ decisions at Olympics

UPDATE: Catholics see challenging balance in Simone Biles’ decisions at Olympics

WASHINGTON (CNS) — When Simone Biles, described as the world’s greatest gymnast, announced July 27 [...]

At Angelus, pope warns against using God, others for selfish aims

At Angelus, pope warns against using God, others for selfish aims

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — People should seek Jesus out of genuine love, not calculated self-interest, [...]

Love on pilgrimage: The poetry of Angela Alaimo O’Donnell

Love on pilgrimage: The poetry of Angela Alaimo O’Donnell

In the introduction to her book “Andalusian Hours: Poems from the Porch of Flannery O’Connor” [...]

Priest-poet cites hospitality as key to address social tension

Priest-poet cites hospitality as key to address social tension

Jesuit Father Joseph Brown wields a lot of influence in a creative medium he regards [...]

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