Home Authors Posts by Catholic News Service

Catholic News Service

1880 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

‘Game’ over: the five stages of being a ‘Thrones’ fan

RICHMOND, Calif. — Eight years ago, “Game of Thrones” began on HBO and the worlds of water-cooler conversations, fire-breathing dragons and social media haven’t...

California Confession bill amended, but church leaders say it still targets...

LOS ANGELES -- Church officials are urging Catholics to continue to oppose a California bill that would force priests to disclose information about child...

Florida Catholic bishops urge Gov. DeSantis to commute man’s death sentence

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops called on Gov. Ron DeSantis to commute the death sentence to life in prison for...

Immigration advocates concerned about Trump merit-based immigration plan

WASHINGTON -- Catholic immigration advocates raised concerns about a proposal from President Donald Trump that would reshape U.S. immigration policy to incorporate a "merit-based"...

Cardinal Burke: ‘Resist large-scale Muslim immigration’ in Christian countries

ROME— Limiting the number of Muslims allowed to immigrate to traditionally Christian nations would be a prudent decision on the part of politicians, said...

Our life’s work: How do we discern what God is asking...

"Samuel, Samuel!" the Lord calls, in one of the more famous stories of discernment in the Bible. After bothering his teacher, Eli, three times,...

Actor Tim Conway, 85; ‘laughter he gave the world will never...

LOS ANGELES (CNS) -- Tim Conway, who died May 14 in Los Angeles at age 85, was probably best known for his 11 seasons...

California ‘confession bill’ viewed as violation of religious liberty

LOS ANGELES — A bill making its way through the California Legislature would make the state the first since 1999 to require priests to...

Pro-life leaders applaud passage of abortion bill in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — By passing a bill to ban abortion in nearly all circumstances, the Alabama legislature has recognized that abortion is “the extinguishing...

Bishop Robert Barron’s new book addresses concerns of Catholics and sex...

LOS ANGELES -- Auxiliary Bishop Robert E. Barron of Los Angeles said his new book addressing the church's sexual abuse crisis and urging Catholics...

Diocese