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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Pope Draws Lessons from Mother Teresa in City of Her Birth

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By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service SKOPJE, North Macedonia (CNS) -- Pope Francis went to the tiny Balkan nation of North Macedonia to pay tribute...

After Offering Instruction, Pope Gives First Communion to 245 Children

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By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service RAKOVSKI, Bulgaria (CNS) -- In the Catholic heart of Bulgaria, Pope Francis celebrated a special Mass for 245 children...

Chilean Bishops Fear New Measure Would Enforce Breaking Confession Seal

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By Junno Arocho Esteves Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Chilean bishops said that while they support legislation requiring priests and religious authorities to...

Continuing Easter Celebrations, Pope Again Prays for Sri Lanka

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By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- On Easter Monday, Pope Francis led thousands of people in St. Peter's Square in praying...

USCCB President Decries Terrorist Bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter

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By Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops termed as "a great evil" the Easter terrorist attacks...

Notre Dame Fire Showed that Beauty Still Matters, Art Historian Says

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By Junno Arocho Esteves Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- As people in Paris and around the world watched in horror as flames consumed...

Knights CEO Says Iran-backed Militias Threaten Iraq’s Religious Minorities

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By Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) -- In an April 12 op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, the CEO of the Knights of Columbus...

Hope From the Ashes: President, Archbishop Vow to Rebuild Notre Dame

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By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service ROME (CNS) -- The president of France and the archbishop of Paris have vowed to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral...

Abandon Gangs, Turn in Your Knives, English Cardinal Urges Young People

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By Simon Caldwell Catholic News Service MANCHESTER, England (CNS) -- An English cardinal has called on young people to get rid of their knives in...

‘Spiritual Combat’ Must Be Part of Fight Against Sex Abuse, Pope...

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By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT TO ROME (CNS) -- To fight clerical sexual abuse, the Catholic Church must have clear...
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