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One priest’s vocation story: ‘I held on to God because I...

My name is Andrew and I am a priest for the Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey. Now I could tell you that I've always...

One sister’s vocation story: ‘Authentic love and grace saved me’

"Maybe what you're looking for in all these other things, maybe you'll find it in Jesus Christ." These words pierced my heart like a sword...

Bishop John O. Barres says ‘ya gotta believe’ the ‘Amazin’ Mets’...

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. -- The New York Mets' improbable World Series championship in 1969 can inspire the Catholic Church to a new era of...

Details released for November trip to Thailand, Japan by Pope Francis

VATICAN CITY -- Peace, interreligious dialogue and respectful missionary outreach will be the top themes when Pope Francis visits Thailand and Japan in late...

Georgia law banning abortion after heartbeat detection put on hold while...

ATLANTA -- A U.S. District Court judge Oct. 1 temporarily blocked a Georgia law that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected,...

Guatemalan Cardinal-designate Ramazzini says his remarks are based on what he...

HUEHUETENANGO, Guatemala — Cardinal-designate Alvaro Ramazzini Imeri offered prayers for Central American migrants Sept. 29, while celebrating Mass on World Day for Migrants and...

Wisconsin woman wins legal fight to distribute religious valentines on campus

GREEN BAY, Wis. — As long as she can remember, Polly Olsen, 29, said she has handed out heart-shaped cards on Valentine's Day. "Basically since...

Church ‘obsessed’ with caring for poor because it’s ‘who we are’...

NEW YORK -- To those who ask why the Catholic Church seems to be "obsessed" with the poor, the Vatican's secretary of state said,...

Pope Francis: The complement to parrhesia is humility

When Pope Francis encourages dialogue within the church, it isn't "just talk." Rather, he is suggesting dialogue as a part of discernment. Often people think...

What does Pope Francis mean when he calls for ‘parrhesia’?

On a number of occasions over the past six and a half years, Pope Francis has called his listeners to live out the Gospel...

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