1st Place Award for General Excellence, Catholic Press Association, 2015, 2014, 2013

200 results total, viewing 1 - 10
The first week of the Synod of Bishops on the family ended with near unanimous calls to be more positive in describing family life today and to show more appreciation for Catholic families living close to the Church’s ideals. But there were also widespread questions among synod participants about the work they are expected to produce. more
The Mexican bishops’ conference and the Vatican have confirmed Pope Francis will visit Mexico in 2016, marking his first trip to this heavily Catholic country in throes of unrest over unresolved issues such as violence, crime and corruption. more
The House Sept. 29 passed the Women’s Health and Public Safety Act to give states the authority to defund Planned Parenthood. more
Pope Francis' visit to the United States left us with many unforgettable memories. The lessons he delivered about God, our families, our neighbors and ourselves will remain with us for a long time. more
What a week it was! Excuse me for that “bit” of exuberance, but I’m a New Yorker. You may have heard that the Holy Father referred to us as an exuberant bunch on the papal plane trip back to … more
Everyone has a guardian angel who is advising and protecting each individual on earth, Pope Francis said at morning Mass. more
In light of his recent visit to the United States we might be hard pressed to imagine anything that would make American Catholics happier than having Pope Francis as our Holy Father. He attracts … more
Mercy and gratitude were prominent themes throughout the closing Mass commemorating the 125th anniversary of St. Catharine Academy, a girls’ preparatory high school in the Bronx. Noting the … more
Pope Francis made an unannounced 15-minute stop Sept. 23 at a Washington, D.C., residence operated by the Little Sisters of the Poor, where he met with some 45 sisters. Sister Constance Veit, … more
Pope Francis visited Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families Sept. 26-27 and made some special stops in the City of Brotherly Love. more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 20 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.