Devil sees Christians are united in baptism, pope tells Phoenix meeting

While Christians may think of themselves as divided into different churches and denominations, the devil actually sees that they are one in their faith in Jesus, Pope Francis said in a video message to a Christian unity celebration in Phoenix.

Wake Up The World: Q&A with Fr. Tom Doyle, CSC

Holy Cross Father Tom Doyle grew up in a small town in Washington, the son of a country doctor and nurse in a family where priests were often welcome guests.

Diocese announces plans for new high school in Avondale

Today’s West Valley fifth-graders could be the first students to attend the newest Catholic high school to open in the Diocese of Phoenix.

‘John 17 Movement’ building bridges between Christian communities

Not so very long ago, Catholics and other Christians were less than eager to pray together.

Faith is expressed in charity, unity, pope says at canonization Mass

Declaring four 19th-century women religious saints, Pope Francis said they are models for all Christians of how faith, nourished in prayer, is expressed concretely in acts of charity and the promotion of unity.

In family relations, good manners are no joke, pope says at audience

The closer two people are to each other, the more care is required in respecting the other's freedom and feelings, Pope Francis said.

Pope Francis: Three phrases for a family [VIDEO]

The words "may I," "thank you," and "forgive me" are fundamental for a happy family life, Pope Francis said as he continued his catechesis on the family during his weekly general audience May 13.

Vatican releases details of pope’s July 5-12 visit to South America

Pope Francis' July 5-12 visit to Latin America will not take him to his native Argentina, but it will put him closely in touch with his Jesuit roots and with one of the main characteristics of his ministry as archbishop of Buenos Aires: direct contact with the poor, the sick and those striving to bring the Gospel to bear on social inequalities.

Texas governor: Response to prayer after accident made him stronger

"In hindsight, I am tremendously thankful that God did not grant me my wish," adding, "If you had seen what I had gone through, you would never again question the Lord."

Vatican unveils logo, prayer, details of Holy Year of Mercy

The Holy Year of Mercy will be an opportunity to encourage Christians to meet people's "real needs" with concrete assistance, to experience a "true pilgrimage" on foot, and to send "missionaries of mercy" throughout the world to forgive even the most serious of sins, said Archbishop Rino Fisichella.