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

27 results total, viewing 1 - 10
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
Everyone has a guardian angel who is advising and protecting each individual on earth, Pope Francis said at morning Mass. more
With Pope Francis’ emphasis on the family and the energy and spirit he brings to the Church, the archdiocesan Catechetical Office is grateful for its participation in his apostolic visit to the … more
The Church in the United States observes Respect Life Month throughout October. Below are some of the activities taking place in the Archdiocese: more
The formal opening for the cause of the canonization of Father Paul Wattson, S.A., the founder of the Society of the Atonement, took place at the New York Catholic Center in Manhattan Sept. 22. … more
Seeing New York for the first time in his 78 years of life, Pope Francis said he knew Madison Square Garden was an important gathering place for sporting events and concerts. For him, it was transformed into a chapel in the heart of the Big Apple. more
Pope Francis' Sept. 25 visit to the National Sept. 11 Memorial in Lower Manhattan was unlike any of his other stops in New York or Washington. It was somber, quiet and reflective, fitting for the location and for the assembled crowd of about 1,000 people who had been directly impacted by the 2001 terrorist attacks. more
Acknowledging the real challenges and burdens the U.S. bishops face in their ministry, Pope Francis shared with them his own experience as a pastor and urged them to keep their eyes focused on Jesus and their hearts open to others. more
1 | 2 | 3 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.