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Missionaries are not mercenaries, but beggars who recognize that some brothers and sisters are missing from the community and long to hear the Good News of salvation, Pope Francis told the Catholics of Thailand. more
No sorprende a cualquiera que ha seguido al arzobispo de Los Ángeles José H. Gómez, que la reforma de inmigración esté al frente de su lista de prioridades como presidente recién electo de la … more
En la sección de Washington Heights del Alto Manhattan, fue un tiempo de sagrada celebración para fieles feligreses y su dedicado párroco; y también para el arzobispo de Nueva York. En la noche … more
El arzobispo Roberto González Nieves, OFM, de San Juan, Puerto Rico, quien sirvió como sacerdote en el Bronx en la década de los ochenta, ofreció palabras de esperanza a los fieles reunidos en la … more
El mayor truco que el demonio ha podido hacer es convencer al mundo de que no existe! Conozcan a su enemigo porque es real”. Así lo dijo el padre Joseph Espaillat al dirigirse a los asistentes a la Noche Juvenil Bilingüe del 8 de noviembre. Más de 1.200 jóvenes y adultos jóvenes se reunieron en el College of Mount St. Vincent en el Bronx para el IV Congreso Arquidiocesano de la … more
La parroquia de la Ascensión en la sección del Upper West Side de Manhattan esta celebrando su 125 aniversario a partir de este mes. El comité parroquial ha tratado de planificar conmemoraciones … more
Archbishop Gabriele Caccia, Pope Francis’ choice to be the Holy See’s new permanent observer to the United Nations, said the pope has given him the mission of enlightening international discussions and debates with the principles of Catholic social teaching. more
When Pope Francis met with bishops from New York state, he expressed his gratitude, recognizing the difficulties many of them were facing, said Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger of Albany. more
While digital technologies have led to advancements in communication and education, they also have led to the exploitation of children on the internet, Pope Francis said. more
Following through on a proposal made at the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon, Pope Francis said there are plans to include a definition of ecological sins in the Church’s official teaching. more
With rumors swirling around about two of their members, the bishops of New York state reached the centerpiece of their “ad limina” pilgrimage to Rome: the tomb of St. Peter. more
After an attorney threatened to file a lawsuit alleging he abused a child decades ago when he was a priest in New Jersey, Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn issued a statement Nov. 13 denying the accusation and said he “will vigorously defend” himself against the claim. more
In a brief presentation Nov. 11 to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Boston’s Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley told the bishops gathered in Baltimore the Vatican may publish what it knows about the ascent to power of now-disgraced former U.S. Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick by Christmas, or perhaps the New Year. more
The U.S. bishops voted overwhelmingly Nov. 11 in Baltimore on a revised set of strategic priorities to take them into the next decade. more
Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles was elected to a three-year term as president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops during the bishops’ fall general assembly in Baltimore. more
On the agenda for the U.S. bishops’ Nov. 11-13 meeting in Baltimore were elections and discussions of key challenges in the Church and the nation. Unlike recent previous meetings, their response to the clergy abuse crisis was mentioned but was not the primary focus. more
In his final address as president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston told his fellow bishops that it has been “an honor to serve you, even in the difficult times.” more
Rancor in politics, especially these days, may be the norm, but a nationwide effort is under way to remind people that civility in political discussions is a virtue. more
The Trump administration Nov. 1 announced a proposed rule to allow faith-based adoption and foster care agencies to follow their deeply held religious beliefs and not place children with same-sex couples. more
In what he said was his first visit to the catacombs, Pope Francis celebrated Mass for the feast of All Souls with special words of remembrance for Catholics who still today must worship in secret. more
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