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Amid threat of war, world must not give up hope, pope tells diplomats

Amid threat of war, world must not give up hope, pope tells diplomats

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Hope is the virtue needed to approach the coming year, especially [...]

Minn. Catholic, Lutheran bishops open letter backs refugee admission

Minn. Catholic, Lutheran bishops open letter backs refugee admission

MINNEAPOLIS (CNS) -- The Catholic and Lutheran bishops of Minnesota, in an open letter, urged [...]

Update: USCCB president urges world leaders to pursue dialogue, seek peace

Update: USCCB president urges world leaders to pursue dialogue, seek peace

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Hours after Iran launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles at two [...]

Lifes trials train Christians to be sensitive to others, pope says

Lifes trials train Christians to be sensitive to others, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Christians survive trials and tribulations with the help of their faith [...]

Prayer vigil pushes for peaceful solution in Iran crisis

Prayer vigil pushes for peaceful solution in Iran crisis

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The gathering outside the White House after dark Jan. 6 to protest [...]

Pope will celebrate Mass with bishops from 19 Mediterranean countries

Pope will celebrate Mass with bishops from 19 Mediterranean countries

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis will travel to the southern Italian seaport city of [...]

Catholic leaders join New Yorkers in march against hate

Catholic leaders join New Yorkers in march against hate

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (CNS) -- Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York and Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio [...]

Migrants benefit from Mercy Sisters ministry of presence

Migrants benefit from Mercy Sisters ministry of presence

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Mercy Sister Rosemary Welsh is a nurse and for the past 44 [...]

Update: Iraqi cardinal: Innocents will be the fuel for fire after drone strike

Update: Iraqi cardinal: Innocents will be the fuel for fire after drone strike

Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Louis Sako, responding to a U.S. drone attack in Baghdad that killed [...]

Update: Cardinal: Iraqis in state of shock after drone kills Iranian general

Update: Cardinal: Iraqis in state of shock after drone kills Iranian general

Iraqi Cardinal Louis Sako, patriarch of Chaldean Catholics, said "Iraqis are in a state of [...]

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