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Prayers for healing, justice mark ‘painful’ anniversary of Floyd’s death

Prayers for healing, justice mark ‘painful’ anniversary of Floyd’s death

WASHINGTON (CNS) — George Floyd’s death while in police custody a year ago left “a [...]

Haitians granted reprieve with immigration extension to stay in U.S.

Haitians granted reprieve with immigration extension to stay in U.S.

Haitians with a special immigration status in the U.S. have been granted an extension so [...]

Southern Madagascar drought leads to starvation; pandemic complicates aid

Southern Madagascar drought leads to starvation; pandemic complicates aid

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CNS) — About 14,000 people in drought-ravaged southern Madagascar face starvation [...]

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — To help lead the world’s Catholics along a journey of intensified [...]

Federal money will help Catholic, other schools narrow online homework gap

Federal money will help Catholic, other schools narrow online homework gap

WASHINGTON (CNS) — In May, Discovery Communications swung a deal with AT&T to take its [...]

Catholic Palestinian gets kidney transplant from slain Jewish Israeli

Catholic Palestinian gets kidney transplant from slain Jewish Israeli

For nine years, Randa Aweis battled kidney disease, urgently in need of a transplant. In mid-May, [...]

Draw lessons from St. Ignatius’ cannonball experience, pope says

Draw lessons from St. Ignatius’ cannonball experience, pope says

ROME (CNS) — Sometimes a person’s dreams and aspirations go up in smoke, but God [...]

France to mark 150th anniversary of anti-religious Paris Commune

France to mark 150th anniversary of anti-religious Paris Commune

On Paris’ Rue Haxo, a white-brick church commemorates dozens of Catholic clergy who fell victim [...]

Say ‘yes’ to the Holy Spirit, ‘no’ to divisive ideologies, pope says

Say ‘yes’ to the Holy Spirit, ‘no’ to divisive ideologies, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Holy Spirit’s gift of comfort and solace is meant to [...]

U.S. bishop echoes cardinal’s call for prayers for the people of China

U.S. bishop echoes cardinal’s call for prayers for the people of China

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace [...]

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