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US Gymnastics Olympic Team

U.S. Olympian takes her Catholic faith to Tokyo games

U.S. Olympic gymnast Grace McCallum is bringing both her skills and her Catholic faith to the Tokyo games in July.  Read more

Pope Francis delivers his Angelus address on June 13, 2021.

Pope Francis: How often do we fixate on our problems rather than bringing them to God?

In his Angelus message this Sunday, Pope Francis offered a reminder that the Lord wants us to seek his presence... Read more

Why Catholics are reluctant to share their faith... and what to do about it

Web of Faith: A Curious Catholic's Answers to Theological Questions brilliantly brings together the two things rank-and-file Catholics are craving:... Read more

Pro-abortion billboard campaign in Kentucky draws pro-life response

“The Catholic Church has a deep and cherished commitment to give voice to the child in the womb and to... Read more

Poll: Young adults more likely than older Catholics to accept all of Church teaching

A new survey released this week has found that 1 in 5 Catholic likely voters say they accept everything the... Read more

Logo for the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

On eve of DNC, Interfaith Welcome Service stresses unity

Ahead of the 2020 Democratic National Convention, an Interfaith Welcome Service on Sunday offered prayers, reflections, and a call for... Read more

St. Francis of Assisi.

On Aug. 2, you can get this St. Francis-themed indulgence

Today's feast of Our Lady of the Angels of Porziuncola and its associated indulgence is a way to focus on... Read more

Pope Francis during Mass in the Casa Santa Marta May 16, 2020.

Pope Francis: The antidote to worldliness is Christ

The only cure for worldliness is faith in Jesus Christ and in his death and resurrection, Pope Francis said at... Read more

Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square June 7, 2017.

You must live the faith to share it well, Pope Francis says

To say you are a Christian while not living like one does not show people the real treasure of the... Read more

‘Where is God right now?’ How imagination can aid our faith in quarantine

Living under coronavirus-caused quarantines and stay-at-home orders, many Catholics may find themselves unable to practice the faith in the ways... Read more

Sr. Mary Gianna Thornby, DLJC. Courtesy Photo.

After Columbine: How one survivor found faith, and a vocation

Many years before she entered religious life, Sister Mary Gianna Thornby was an ordinary high school sophomore at Columbine High... Read more

Pope Francis at the general audience Oct. 9, 2019.

Pope Francis warns Catholics to not profess ideology over faith

In his general audience Wednesday, Pope Francis warned Catholics to not turn their faith into an ideology, as he said... Read more

Kendrick Castillo and his father, John Castillo. Courtesy: Knights of Columbus #4844 via Facebook

'We all need to be a little more like Kendrick': Friends and family remember STEM hero

A funny, selfless, and kind kid who loved tinkering with his car, goofing around with his friends, and above all,... Read more

Swiss Guards.

Pope Francis urges Swiss Guard to witness to the joy of faith

Pope Francis encouraged the Swiss Guard Saturday to use their work, and the encounters they have in and around Vatican... Read more

Pope Francis at the general audience in St. Peter's Square on March 14, 2018.

Being a Christian has always been challenging, Pope Francis tells youth

Pope Francis said Thursday that although today has its challenges, especially with the sexual abuse crisis, it is not more... Read more

Nigerian Catholics brave persecution to remain steadfast in faith

Despite the constant threat of violence from Boko Haram terrorists, Catholics in Nigeria remain faithful to the Gospel, trusting God... Read more

Pope Francis at a Wednesday general audience in Paul VI hall on Dec. 20, 2017.

Faith is not ‘decorative,’ Pope Francis says

Pope Francis gave an Advent reminder Wednesday that faith should not be just a “decorative” addition to daily life by... Read more

Irish Traveller community keeps faith despite hardships

Despite generations of poverty and prejudice from both the government and ordinary Irish citizens, the faith of the itinerant Irish... Read more

Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square May 22, 2018.

Pope Francis: Fear sin, not death

Catholics have no reason to fear death, because Christ the Lord has power over death; instead, they should fear sin,... Read more

This program wants to help incoming college students keep their faith

For Catholic high school students on their way to college, faith runs the risk of being lost in the shuffle... Read more