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‘Love Saves Lives’ is the theme for 2018 March for Life

  WASHINGTON — The theme for the 45th annual March for Life will be “Love Saves Lives: Life Is the Loving, Empowering and Self-Sacrificial Option.” The...

America needs ‘new sense of our common humanity,’ says Red Mass...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Los Angeles Archbishop Jose H. Gomez on Oct. 1 asked the Supreme Court justices, government officials, lawyers and other members...

Catholics bring Pope Francis' call to protect creation to climate march

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Carrying banners and signs with quotes from Pope Francis’ encyclical “Laudato Si’,” hundreds of Catholics joined the People's Climate March...

Maryland pastor named an auxiliary bishop for Washington

WASHINGTON — Pope Francis has appointed Father Roy Edward Campbell Jr., who is pastor of St. Joseph Church in Largo, Maryland, as an auxiliary...

Though snubbed by Women’s March, pro-life groups still participate

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — After being removed from a list of partner organizations for the Women’s March on Washington, members of a pro-life group...

Diocesan groups sponsoring trips to the 2017 March for Life

  Buses are leaving from parishes around the diocese for the annual March for Life, which will take place Jan. 27 in Washington, D.C. These...

Cardinal Dolan urges stronger effort to stop physician-assisted suicide

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities has called for increased efforts and “renewed vigor” to stop legalized physician-assisted...

Opponents decry D.C. Council’s support for assisted suicide bill

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — The District of Columbia City Council Nov. 1 moved one step closer to allowing doctors to prescribe lethal medications to...

New Trinity dome mosaic at national shrine will be ‘wonder to...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Builders, church leaders, choir members and journalists gathered atop eight floors of scaffolding, 159 feet high, in the Basilica of...

Members of judiciary should seek justice, mercy in their work, Red...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Those involved in the administration of law should seek justice and mercy in their work, Archbishop Bernard A. Hebda of...

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