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Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service

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Survey of screen usage by young people shows heavy increase —...

WASHINGTON -- Common Sense Media's recurring survey of screen usage by our youngest children was issued Nov. 16. What shouldn't be surprising is that children...

U.S. bishops unveil plan to address Biden administration, policies in conflict...

WASHINGTON -- Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron of Detroit will head up a special working group of the U.S. bishops to address issues surrounding the...

U.S. papal nuncio Archbishop Christophe Pierre tells U.S. bishops to beware...

WASHINGTON -- With the U.S. bishops conducting their annual fall general meeting virtually, the papal nuncio to the United States told them they must...

Local, national news coverage of Theodore McCarrick sex abuse report shows...

WASHINGTON -- News coverage of the Nov. 10 release of the Vatican's long-awaited report on how former cardinal Theodore McCarrick managed to rise through...

Fundraising for Catholic entities: ‘I think the pandemic is teaching us...

WASHINGTON -- Chalk up something else affected by the coronavirus: fundraising for Catholic entities of all kinds. Domestically, parish collections are down more than they...

When will this year’s election tally be known and how will...

WASHINGTON -- Journalism, as it has long been said, is the first rough draft of history. That's why we see every so often a "DEWEY...

Donald Trump’s support among Catholic voters wanes, while Latinos vastly favor...

WASHINGTON — A new presidential poll issued Oct. 15 by the Pew Research Center shows Catholic former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee,...

Exposed during coronavirus pandemic, weakness of U.S. economy connected to healthcare,...

WASHINGTON -- Regardless of who wins November's presidential election, the winner will have his hands full repairing and revamping an economy whose weaknesses many...

Federal legislation intends to help stem suicide among military veterans

WASHINGTON — Legislation in Congress intends to direct more money to local initiatives to stop what the bill’s backers call an “epidemic” of suicide...

Catholic Labor Network reports increase in unionization at Catholic institutions

WASHINGTON -- The 2020 edition of the annual "Gaudium et Spes Labor Report" issued by the Catholic Labor Network has found more than 600...

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