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Communion and Liberation's North American coordinator Christopher Bacich.

Catholic movement finds 'American dream' fulfilled in Jesus

Aug 23, 2012

The coordinator of Communion and Liberation in North America believes the Catholic lay movement can help people there realize that... Read more

Cardinal Thomas Collins of Toronto gives his homily at the Knights of Columbus convention in Anaheim, Calif. on August 8, 2012.

World of false messages needs the Gospel, Toronto cardinal says

Aug 8, 2012

By Michelle La Rosa

Embracing a spirit of prayer and joy, Catholics are called to spread the truth of the Gospel in a world... Read more

Bishop Tod D. Brown of the Orange diocese gives his homily during the opening Mass for the Knights of Columbus annual Convention.

Knights of Columbus called to be in front ranks of New Evangelization

Aug 7, 2012

By Michelle La Rosa

As the world’s largest Catholic fraternal organization, the Knights of Columbus must play a prominent role in evangelizing the contemporary... Read more


Pope praying youth will answer call to evangelize

Jul 31, 2012

With exactly one year to go until the 28th World Youth Day begins in Rio de Janeiro, Pope Benedict XVI... Read more

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan speaks at the 2012 spring general assembly of the U.S. bishops' conference in Atlanta, Ga.

Cardinal Dolan sees US as 'mission territory'

Jul 17, 2012

The U.S. and other Western nations are “mission territory” for the Catholic Church in modern times, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI in Paul VI hall.

Pope presents St. Teresa of Avila as model for evangelization

Jul 16, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI believes that 16th-century Saint Teresa of Avila is a model for current efforts to launch the New... Read more

Bishop-designate Philip Egan. Photo courtesy of Edmund Montgomery.

Pope's new English bishop appointee sounds evangelization note

Jul 11, 2012

The future Bishop of Portsmouth says he “looks forward with joy” to working with the priests and people of his... Read more

The logo for the Year of Faith.

Vatican rolls out events, logo for Year of Faith

Jun 21, 2012

Many of the Vatican’s events for the forthcoming Year of Faith were announced today as organizers unveiled the official logo... Read more

Archbishop Nikola Eterovic in the Vatican's press office.

Blueprint for 2012 evangelization synod unveiled

Jun 19, 2012

The working document that will guide the deliberations of the 2012 synod of bishops on the New Evangelization has been... Read more

Cleveland diocese stresses orthodoxy in new high school curriculum

Jun 6, 2012

In response to concerns raised by teachers and clergy, the Diocese of Cleveland has revamped its high school religion curriculum... Read more

Members of Christ in the City participate in StreetBeatz. Courtesy of Christ in the City.

Denver missionaries' weekend event brings love to homeless youth

Jun 2, 2012

Dozens of homeless young people in Denver are receiving food, clothing, and other essentials through "48 Hours," a new initiative... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI.

Pope says personal conversion is first step of New Evangelization

May 24, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI told the bishops of Italy today that personal holiness is an indispensable first step to reconverting their... Read more

Dr. Scott Hahn during an April 2012 trip to Rome.

Scott Hahn appointed to endowed chair in theology, evangelization

May 16, 2012

The Franciscan University of Steubenville has appointed author and professor Dr. Scott Hahn to an endowed chair named for the... Read more

 Curtis Martin speaks to CNA outside St. Peter's Basilica on May 11, 2012.

FOCUS considers expanding mission to Europe

May 16, 2012

FOCUS campus ministry is considering taking their successful brand of youth apostolate to Europe in order to meet the challenge... Read more

A scene from “The Journey of Jesus: The Calling.”

First video game about Jesus launches on Facebook

May 16, 2012

On the heels of its widely-popular “The Journey of Moses” Facebook game, Lightside Games is venturing into historic territory by... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI

Pope: each confession helps the New Evangelization

Mar 9, 2012

Confession and true conversion of people’s hearts is the “motor” of all reform and an authentic “force for evangelization,” Pope... Read more

Cardinal Edwin O'Brien receives congratulations on Feb. 18, 2012 at the Pontifical North American College in Rome

Cardinal O’Brien: I will serve the Pope with my whole heart

Feb 20, 2012

Cardinal Edwin F. O’Brien says he will faithfully serve Pope Benedict XVI with his “whole heart.” The emeritus Archbishop of... Read more