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Government supporters besiege another Nicaraguan church

Government supporters besiege another Nicaraguan church

MEXICO CITY (CNS) -- Pro-government mobs besieged another Nicaraguan parish, further inflaming tensions between the [...]

Be brave enough to dialogue, pope tells Thai religious leaders

Be brave enough to dialogue, pope tells Thai religious leaders

BANGKOK (CNS) -- Meeting Thai religious leaders and then celebrating Mass with Catholic young adults, [...]

Extension official says Eucharist strengthens the faithful in mission area

CHICAGO (CNS) -- A recent Pew Research Center survey showed that a majority of Catholics [...]

Federal judge blocks scheduled executions of federal death-row inmates

Federal judge blocks scheduled executions of federal death-row inmates

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- A federal judge Nov. 20 temporarily blocked the executions of four federal [...]

Response to migration is sign of character, pope says in Thailand

Response to migration is sign of character, pope says in Thailand

BANGKOK (CNS) -- Calling migration "one of the principal moral issues" facing humanity today, Pope [...]

Church becomes improvised morgue as Bolivian violence continues

Church becomes improvised morgue as Bolivian violence continues

A church located on the outskirts of Bolivia's capital city became an improvised morgue Nov. [...]

Mission is seeking family members you dont know yet, pope tells Thais

Mission is seeking family members you dont know yet, pope tells Thais

BANGKOK (CNS) -- Missionaries are not mercenaries, but beggars who recognize that some brothers and [...]

After U.S. reversal, Vatican reiterates two states needed in Holy Land

After U.S. reversal, Vatican reiterates two states needed in Holy Land

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The Vatican reiterated its call for a two-state solution in the [...]

Students collect soil from lynching site in act to achieve racial justice

Students collect soil from lynching site in act to achieve racial justice

LEONARDTOWN, Md. (CNS) -- In the dark of night June 17, 1887, a mob lynched [...]

Welcoming pope after long flight, Thais keep it warm and informal

Welcoming pope after long flight, Thais keep it warm and informal

BANGKOK (CNS) -- Arriving in Thailand after an 11-hour flight, Pope Francis was greeted by [...]

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