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Slain Jesuit Inspires Another Salvadoran Archbishop And An Ode To Martyrs

Slain Jesuit Inspires Another Salvadoran Archbishop And An Ode To Martyrs

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Jesuit Father Rutilio Grande has been credited with inspiring Blessed Oscar Romero, archbishop [...]

Pope Apologizes For Catholics Participation In Rwanda Genocide

Pope Apologizes For Catholics Participation In Rwanda Genocide

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Meeting Rwandan President Paul Kagame, Pope Francis asked God's forgiveness for the [...]

House Bills Life Protections Said Laudable, Other Aspects Troubling

House Bills Life Protections Said Laudable, Other Aspects Troubling

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The inclusion of "critical life protections" in the House health care bill [...]

Father Cantalamessa’s 2nd Lent Homily 2017

Father Cantalamessa’s 2nd Lent Homily 2017

Here is the second Lenten homily given this year by the preacher of the Pontifical [...]

Pope Francis To Be Awarded Doctorate Honoris Causa in Medicine

Pope Francis To Be Awarded Doctorate Honoris Causa in Medicine

"A Doctorate Honoris Causa in Medicine Goes to Pope Francis," announced today Aurelio Tommasetti, Rector [...]

Pope’s Address To Course On ‘Internal Forum’

Pope’s Address To Course On ‘Internal Forum’

Here is a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave today when he received in [...]

Pope Francis to Preside Over Penitential Celebration

Pope Francis to Preside Over Penitential Celebration

Pope Francis has insisted on various occasions during his pontificate on the importance of the [...]

INTERVIEW: Archbishop Roche: Anglican Vespers in St. Peter’s Is Another Step of ‘Walking Together’

INTERVIEW: Archbishop Roche: Anglican Vespers in St. Peter’s Is Another Step of ‘Walking Together’

A new and important step in the ecumenical path was taken last Monday, March 13, [...]

Nigeria: A Call for Healing a “Distorted, Bloodied And Corrupted Society”

Nigeria: A Call for Healing a “Distorted, Bloodied And Corrupted Society”

The leader of Nigeria"s Catholics has made an impassioned plea for peace and dialogue as [...]

Make Confession More Available, Gods Heart Is Always Open, Pope Says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Hear confession every time someone asks, Pope Francis said, and don't [...]

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