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Eleven Philippine dioceses suspend Masses in effort to control COVID-19

Eleven Philippine dioceses suspend Masses in effort to control COVID-19

MANILA, Philippines (CNS) -- The Philippine government issued new orders restricting movement in an effort [...]

Vatican workers who meet public tested for COVID-19 antibodies

Vatican workers who meet public tested for COVID-19 antibodies

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Vatican employees and workers who have contact with the public are [...]

Bishops from Japan, U.S. call Catholics to work for nuclear disarmament

Bishops from Japan, U.S. call Catholics to work for nuclear disarmament

CLEVELAND (CNS) -- The path to true peace requires the world to abolish nuclear weapons, [...]

Concerns raised over restrictions long-term impact on spiritual health

Concerns raised over restrictions long-term impact on spiritual health

SAN FRANCISCO (CNS) -- San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone thanked priests of the archdiocese [...]

Film director switches formats, writes book on grandpas WWII heroism

Film director switches formats, writes book on grandpas WWII heroism

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Jon Erwin, in tandem with older brother Andrew, has directed movies with [...]

John Hume, who helped bring peace to Northern Ireland, dies at 83

John Hume, who helped bring peace to Northern Ireland, dies at 83

DUBLIN (CNS) -- Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh, Northern Ireland, has hailed political leader John [...]

Update: German author says retired Pope Benedict is extremely frail

Update: German author says retired Pope Benedict is extremely frail

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- An author with a long and close relationship to retired Pope [...]

Pope Francis: “Dear brothers and sisters in Nicaragua, I am near you and am praying for you.”

Pope Francis: “Dear brothers and sisters in Nicaragua, I am near you and am praying for you.”

Vatican City, Aug 2, 2020 / 04:35 am MT (CNA).- Pope Francis deplored a firebomb [...]

Update: Nearly one-third of Brazilian bishops sign letter critical of government

Update: Nearly one-third of Brazilian bishops sign letter critical of government

SAO PAULO (CNS) -- The draft of a letter signed by Brazilian bishops and scheduled [...]

Update: Is 2020 the year that gets young people to polls in bigger numbers?

Update: Is 2020 the year that gets young people to polls in bigger numbers?

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Steven Millies, a scholar who explores the Catholic Church’s relationship to politics, [...]

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