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Relics of Sts. Thomas More, John Fisher draw crowds in Minnesota

Relics of Sts. Thomas More, John Fisher draw crowds in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (CNS) -- Hundreds of Catholics crowded into the Cathedral of St. Paul to [...]

New book with retired Pope Benedict due in early September

New book with retired Pope Benedict due in early September

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Retired Pope Benedict XVI has given another interview to the journalist and [...]

Veterans say helping bury the dead with dignity a way of giving back

Veterans say helping bury the dead with dignity a way of giving back

MISSION, Texas (CNS) -- When 66-year-old Army veteran Jacky Eugene Gonzalez was laid to rest at the [...]

Pope Urges New Effort To Abolish Death Penalty

Pope Urges New Effort To Abolish Death Penalty

Pope Francis expressed his hope that the Sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty "€œgive [...]

Pope Decries Turkey Attack During Angelus

Pope Decries Turkey Attack During Angelus

“May the hearts of the violent be converted. Pope Francis said this to the faithful in [...]

US Parishes Support Elderly Religious With $30M

US Parishes Support Elderly Religious With $30M

The U.S. bishops launched the Retirement Fund for Religious collection in 1988 to address the [...]

Summary of Jubilee Audience: On Works of Mercy

Summary of Jubilee Audience: On Works of Mercy

This morning, Pope Francis held the seventh of his "€œJubilee Audiences"€ "€” a general audience [...]

Forum: ‘”€œIf They Persecuted Me, They Will Persecute You

Forum: ‘”€œIf They Persecuted Me, They Will Persecute You

Below is a reflection of Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, entitled "€œIf They Persecuted [...]

US Bishops on Terrorism Attacks: ‘Evil Tests Our Humanity’

US Bishops on Terrorism Attacks: ‘Evil Tests Our Humanity’

Following the airport attack in Istanbul, Turkey, that left dozens of people dead and many [...]

Blessed Romero relics will be part of religious freedom Mass in L.A.

Blessed Romero relics will be part of religious freedom Mass in L.A.

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Relics of Blessed Oscar Romero, including a handkerchief with blood from the day [...]

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