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Mother And Son Survived 2 Years Under Thumb of Islamic State

Mother And Son Survived 2 Years Under Thumb of Islamic State

Late last year, Ismail fled Mosul with his mother Jandark Behnam Mansour Nassi (55), the [...]

Pope To Bishops: Defend Children From Abuse

Pope To Bishops: Defend Children From Abuse

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Stand up and protect children from exploitation, slaughter and abuse, which includes [...]

Terminally ILL Army Sergeant Who Met Pope, Dies

Terminally ILL Army Sergeant Who Met Pope, Dies

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Cheryl Tobin, a former master sergeant with the Army who used her [...]

Catholics in Congress:

Catholics in Congress:

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The religious makeup of the 115th Congress is significantly Christian -- 91 [...]

When A Mother Loses A Child, Reach Out With Tears, Not Words , Pope says

When A Mother Loses A Child, Reach Out With Tears, Not Words , Pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- In the depths of despair, when no words or gestures will help, [...]

Overcrowded Prisons Unfit For Human Life, Pope Says

Overcrowded Prisons Unfit For Human Life, Pope Says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- In the wake of a deadly riot in a Brazilian jail, [...]

Pope Francis to Change Practice of His Monthly Intentions

Pope Francis to Change Practice of His Monthly Intentions

Pope Francis is changing up the practice of his monthly prayer intentions, distributed worldwide by the [...]

New Year Calls For Courage, Hope; No More Hatred, Pope Says

New Year Calls For Courage, Hope; No More Hatred, Pope Says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Whether the new year will be good or not depends on [...]

In 2016, Some 4M Attended Audiences, Liturgies With the Pope at the Vatican

In 2016, Some 4M Attended Audiences, Liturgies With the Pope at the Vatican

During 2016, nearly 4 million people came to see the Pope at the Vatican. The Prefecture [...]

L’Osservatore Romano Now In Pope’s Homeland

L’Osservatore Romano Now In Pope’s Homeland

The first issue of L"€™Osservatore Romano newspaper for Argentina went on sale today in the [...]

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