Archive of February 3, 2019

Catholic school students, diocese sue over exclusion from Vermont college program

Feb 3, 2019 - 04:25 pm .- The Diocese of Burlington is joining two students and their parents in filing a federal lawsuit challenging a Vermont policy that excludes students at private religious schools from taking part in a college credit program.

Pope Francis appeals for Yemen's starving children

Feb 3, 2019 - 05:28 am .- During the Angelus Sunday, Pope Francis urged people to think of and pray for the many people in Yemen, especially children, who are starving to death in the war.

A look at the Catholics who made final religious vows in 2018

Feb 3, 2019 - 03:57 am .- Last year at least 240 Catholic men and women professed perpetual religious vows in the U.S., and a new survey provides a statistical snapshot of who they are and where they came from.