Local Catholic high school fixture, Sr. Nancy Perlick, RSM, known for her quiet competence on and off the field, died Dec. 11. She was 71.
A significant number of people no longer go to church "because of the abuse and we have to work out ways to deal with that," an observer at the Synod of Bishops on the family said.
The biblical St. Joseph is "a man who doesn't speak but obeys, a man of tenderness, a man capable of fulfilling his promises so that they become solid, secure," he said.
Along with having a winning smile and a warm embrace, Pope Francis is known for challenging people.
VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Science and religion are not at odds but are united in the continuing search for truth in unlocking the mysteries of the cosmos.
If anyone wants to witness an outpouring of the Holy Spirit outside of a confirmation Mass, mark your calendars for June 3 when three men will be ordained to the priesthood.
Tres seminaristas de Phoenix están a un paso formal del sacerdocio después de su ordenación al diaconado que tomó lugar el 31 de mayo.
PHILADELPHIA (CNS) — Known as the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia will be “the city of family love” and the “world capital of families” during the four-day World Meeting of Families, said Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, president of the Pontifical Council for the Family.
DETROIT (CNS) — The remains of Fr. Solanus Casey were exhumed Aug. 1 as part of the canonical process that precedes the saintly Capuchin Franciscan friar’s beatification Mass in November.
Many parishes within the 10-county Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston were directly affected by flooding following Hurricane Harvey or offered temporary shelter through the American Red Cross.