Archive of January 8, 2018

FOCUS trains record-breaking crowd to evangelize at leadership summit

Jan 8, 2018 - 06:52 pm .- The Fellowship of Catholic University Students wrapped up a record-setting Student Leadership Summit on Saturday following a week of keynote addresses, training, and prayer.

US bishops: End of protected status for Salvadorans is ‘heartbreaking’

Jan 8, 2018 - 05:10 pm .- The Department of Homeland Security announced today that it will terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for nearly 200,000 Salvadoran migrants, leaving an open question as to the future for their 192,000 U.S. citizen children.

Cardinal Pell accuser dies before sexual abuse trial begins

Jan 8, 2018 - 05:00 pm .- The legal case against Cardinal George Pell of Australia has taken an unexpected turn, after the death of Damian Dignan, who accused Pell of committing acts of sexual abuse.

Fr. Mike Schmitz: Don't turn friendships into projects

Jan 8, 2018 - 04:07 pm .- Authentic Christian friendship requires intentionality and a willingness to be vulnerable, Fr. Mike Schmitz told attendees at a Catholic leadership conference last week.

Rely on God the Father's love, Sister of Life advises youth leaders

Jan 8, 2018 - 11:50 am .- The love of God the Father is an inexhaustible source of fulfillment for the human heart, Sr. Bethany Madonna of the Sisters of Life said Thursday at a Catholic youth leadership conference in Chicago.

Pope Francis: The world needs stable families, relationships

Jan 8, 2018 - 06:44 am .- In a speech to diplomats on Monday, Pope Francis said that the stability of the family is integral for the future, and that such stability is created when founded upon the faithful and lasting relationship of a man and woman.