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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. [...]

President’s daughter sees connections to Mother Seton in her life’s journey

President’s daughter sees connections to Mother Seton in her life’s journey

Luci Baines Johnson gets asked sometimes why she identifies so much with St. Elizabeth Ann [...]

UPDATE: Citing ‘systemic failures’ in handling abuse, cardinal offers resignation

UPDATE: Citing ‘systemic failures’ in handling abuse, cardinal offers resignation

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — German Cardinal Reinhard Marx of Munich and Freising, 67, has submitted [...]

Hong Kong Masses remember Tiananmen Square protesters

Hong Kong Masses remember Tiananmen Square protesters

HONG KONG (CNS) — The protesters killed in Tiananmen Square in mainland China on June [...]

Ecumenical service remembers victims of Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921

Ecumenical service remembers victims of Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921

TULSA, Okla. (CNS) — Ahead of a May 30 ecumenical prayer service to recall the [...]

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 [...]

Memorial Day called a reminder to nation ‘we better protect’ our freedom

Memorial Day called a reminder to nation ‘we better protect’ our freedom

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CNS) — The inception of Memorial Day goes back to the bloodiest [...]

First person: The irreplaceable friend and pastor COVID-19 claimed

First person: The irreplaceable friend and pastor COVID-19 claimed

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (CNS) — At the start of the coronavirus pandemic in March [...]

On Memorial Day, trumpeter to mark a year of playing ‘Taps’ daily

On Memorial Day, trumpeter to mark a year of playing ‘Taps’ daily

BAY SETTLEMENT, Wis. (CNS) — When Bob Tuszynski heard about a request in May 2020 [...]

Rosary marathon to end with prayers that Mary undo ‘knots’ tied by COVID-19

Rosary marathon to end with prayers that Mary undo ‘knots’ tied by COVID-19

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis will conclude the Catholic Church’s monthlong rosary marathon with [...]

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