Archive for May 30, 2021

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By Autumn Jones

Catholic school students outperform public school peers, despite slight decreases in overall academic scores

Catholic school students in grades 4 and 8 are outperforming their public school peers in math, reading, and science, according... Read more

Cameron Song Sellers serves in the U.S. Army and as a seminarian with the Archdiocese of San Francisco.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

Military chaplains inspired this soldier, abandoned as a toddler, to enter seminary

Retired Army Col. Cameron Song Sellers served his country, and now, he’s serving God. Read more

Pope Francis speaks at the Sunday Angelus on May 30, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis: The Holy Trinity invites us to grow in unity as Christians

On the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, Pope Francis said unity is essential to Christian life because God is... Read more

Pope Francis greets Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rai during a previous private audience at the Vatican, on Feb. 7, 2020.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis invites Lebanese Christian leaders to Vatican to pray for peace

Lebanon has faced a financial and political crisis for months, as political leaders have failed to form a government to... Read more

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, in Baltimore, Maryland.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

10 surprising facts of America’s first cathedral in Baltimore

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the first cathedral built in the... Read more