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Nov 10, 2017 - 05:02 pm .- Proposed tax legislation under consideration in Congress needs many changes to avoid further harming the poor, the U.S. bishops have said.
Nov 10, 2017 - 12:16 pm .- On Friday, leading Vatican and secular diplomats urged world leaders to freeze investment into nuclear arms production, and to instead fund peace and development initiatives.
Nov 10, 2017 - 11:27 am .- Extending Honduran migrants’ protected status is the “right thing to do” because of the dangerous situation in their country, the U.S. bishops have said.
Nov 10, 2017 - 05:18 am .- In a key speech on the global effort to eradicate nuclear arms, Pope Francis called the weapons immoral and said they should be made illegal in war, but he also voiced hope that despite pessimism, things are moving in the right direction.
Nov 10, 2017 - 03:01 am .- When speaking about vocational life, the first people who come to mind are often married couples, priests or nuns. Lesser known is the vocation of consecrated virginity, although it is the oldest recognized formed of consecrated life in the Catholic Church.
Nov 9, 2017 - 08:06 pm .- Last month thieves in France robbed, and in the process desecrated, ten churches in the Diocese of Annecy, in the country's Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region.
Nov 9, 2017 - 04:36 pm .- Republican leaders have restored the adoption tax credit to the their federal tax proposal, after a week of criticism over the credit’s omission from the original House plan.  
Nov 9, 2017 - 04:29 pm .- Archbishop Protase Rugambwa was appointed secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples on Thursday. He had previously served as the congregation's adjunct secretary and president of the Pontifical Mission Societies.
Nov 9, 2017 - 03:30 pm .- Can the Catholic imagination dream up beautiful and compelling clotheswear?
Nov 9, 2017 - 03:24 pm .- Facebook headquarters might be a surprising place to find a Catholic bishop giving a talk.
Nov 9, 2017 - 02:54 pm .- Former trafficking victim Rani Hong, who was kidnapped and sold into slavery at seven years old, is speaking out, saying we’ve raised awareness, but now it’s time to put our knowledge into action to help victims.
Nov 9, 2017 - 11:16 am .- Meeting with the community of a Ukrainian Greek Catholic seminary in Rome on Thursday, Pope Francis encouraged them build up justice and peace in their homeland.
Nov 9, 2017 - 06:52 am .- In a move likely to have some Vatican employees fuming, Pope Francis has decided to ban the sale of cigarettes inside the City State on the grounds that the Holy See cannot profit from a proven health hazard.
Nov 9, 2017 - 05:57 am .- When Brother Jim Peterson, OFM Cap., was in middle school and high school, he felt like every time someone prayed for vocations, they were praying for him.
Nov 9, 2017 - 03:08 am .- Next week, the National Geographic Museum in Washington, D.C., will open a 3D virtual tour of the Holy Sepulchre, the site of Jesus’ tomb.
Nov 9, 2017 - 02:22 am .- The Vatican on Thursday announced that Albino Luciani – better know as Pope John Paul I – has moved forward on the path to sainthood, and can now officially be called “Venerable” by faithful around the world.
Nov 9, 2017 - 12:08 am .- Pope Francis praised St. Frances Cabrini in the preface to a book about her life for her foresight in addressing the needs of migrants, saying she’s an example of how to treat people with both charity and justice.
Nov 8, 2017 - 06:04 pm .- Bishop Alberto Uy of Tagbilaran, on the Philippine island Bohol, was forced to warn his social media friends of online scams after his Facebook account was cloned to solicit donations in his name.
Nov 8, 2017 - 05:02 pm .- Pro-life health care workers and institutions need stronger legal protections from pressure to help provide abortions, backers of proposed federal legislation have said.
Nov 8, 2017 - 04:00 pm .- Priests must uphold the lifelong covenant of marriage as “a message of liberation, even when it’s difficult,” Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia told a gathering of Filipino-American clergy.

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