Breaking News

Pope accepts resignation of embattled Chilean cardinal

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a Chilean cardinal who [...]

Update: Pope sends aid to southeast Africa after cyclone

Update: Pope sends aid to southeast Africa after cyclone

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- As an immediate sign of his concern and an encouragement to [...]

Bishop criticizes faith-filled Catholics who spread fear of Muslims

Bishop criticizes faith-filled Catholics who spread fear of Muslims

DUBLIN (CNS) -- An Irish bishop has criticized Catholics who identify as "faith-filled" while spreading [...]

Catholic social teaching guides advocates in push for a moral budget

Catholic social teaching guides advocates in push for a moral budget

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The White House delivered a record $4.75 trillion "Budget for a Better [...]

To protect Earth, change lifestyles, say church, indigenous leaders

To protect Earth, change lifestyles, say church, indigenous leaders

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Guatemalan Bishop Alvaro Ramazzini said he notices when he visits family in [...]

Polish cardinal, St. John Pauls aide, defends pontiffs record on abuse

Polish cardinal, St. John Pauls aide, defends pontiffs record on abuse

WARSAW, Poland (CNS) -- A close aide to St. John Paul II has vigorously defended [...]

Theologian supports declaring St. Romero doctor of the church

Theologian supports declaring St. Romero doctor of the church

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- One of the founders of liberation theology in Latin America said he [...]

Gods will is clear: to seek out, save humanity from evil, pope says

Gods will is clear: to seek out, save humanity from evil, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Christians have faith in a God who wants to and is [...]

Update: As cyclone slams Africa, churches, aid agencies coordinate response

Update: As cyclone slams Africa, churches, aid agencies coordinate response

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CNS) -- Two boys at a Catholic boarding school in Zimbabwe [...]

Templeton Prize winner believes science, spirituality are complementary

Templeton Prize winner believes science, spirituality are complementary

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (CNS) -- A Dartmouth College cosmologist and theoretical physicist, who considers himself [...]

Vatican Live Video Feed

Pope Francis on Twitter