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People must care for creation or face self-destruction, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When it comes to safeguarding creation, there is no time to...

India reports COVID-19 patients dying of lack of oxygen; leak kills 22

NEW DELHI (CNS) — An oxygen leak at a government hospital in India has killed...

Shrine prayer hotline spurred by pandemic is so successful, it’ll continue

EMMITSBURG, Md. (CNS) — When the world shut down last year because of the pandemic,...

Vocations answer God’s call to make great dreams come true, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Religious and priestly life must be filled with the simple joy...

Pope calls for monthlong global prayer marathon for end of pandemic

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis has called for a global prayer marathon for the...

Catholic leaders see Chauvin verdict as a call for more action

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Although Catholic leaders across the country called the April 20 jury verdict...

Prayers said aloud lead the way to God, pope says at audience

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Because prayer is a dialogue with God, people should not dismiss...

UPDATE: Former police officer found guilty on all three counts in death of Floyd

ST. PAUL, Minn. (CNS) — After a three-week trial, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin...

Research with fetal tissue from elective abortion called ‘deeply offensive’

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ pro-life committee April 20 called on...

USCCB migration chairman urges Biden to raise cap on refugee admissions

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ migration committee said April 19 he...