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By Tony Magliano Challenging world oil executives to recognize the urgent environmental need to quickly transition from fossil fuel extraction and burning, to clean energy production, Pope Francis called them to take to heart that “Civilization requires energy, but energy...
VATICAN CITY -- A Vatican court found Msgr. Carlo Alberto Capella, a former staff member at the Vatican nunciature in Washington, guilty of possessing and distributing child pornography. Judge Giuseppe Della Torre, head of the tribunal of the Vatican City...
NEWARK – Years from now, three recent high school graduates who played in the DFRC Blue-Gold All-Star Football Game may not remember the final score, but they said they will never forget the experience leading up to the annual...
Dear young people in the Diocese of Wilmington, You are called to be saints. Yes — saints. Each and every one of us is called to holiness, to sanctity, to sainthood. Sainthood is our life in Heaven with God, a...
RAPOGI, Kenya -- Many parishioners at St. Monica Church in western Kenya are unhappy after their favorite priest was suspended for misconduct by the Diocese of Homa Bay. Father Paul Ogalo was suspended June 3 for using secular music, drama...
NEW YORK -- Apparently, it's time to check in again with everybody's favorite prehistoric era, because here comes "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" (Universal). Director J.A. Bayona's follow-up to the 2015 reboot of the hugely successful franchise ratchets up the mayhem...
ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM GENEVA (CNS) -- The question of allowing Protestants married to Catholics to receive Communion at Mass in special cases has to be decided by each individual bishop and cannot be decided by a bishops'...
WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Bipartisan disagreement on how to fix the country's immigration system led to failure once again as lawmakers on Capitol Hill turned down one immigration bill June 21 and postponed a vote on a second proposal, which...
St. Ann’s takes the ministry of ushering a step further than most parishes. It has a parking lot usher, Joe Burke. Every weekend finds Burke at the Bethany Beach church, assisting attendees onto the parish’s 250-vehicle parking lot before Mass...
GENEVA -- At the end of a day dedicated to celebrating 70 years of an ecumenical fellowship forged by the World Council of Churches, Pope Francis turned to the region's Catholics, reminding them of what lies at the heart...

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