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‘Samaritanus bonus’ from Vatican affirms accompanying the dying as Mary did...

WASHINGTON -- Michaela Gallagher was a 16-year-old volunteer at the Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Residence for the elderly poor in Somerville,...

In the age of COVID-19, our usual way of grieving is...

Some days, the losses we have sustained from the COVID-19 pandemic seem almost too great to comprehend. So many families and friends are mourning the...

Pandemic means delayed grief for those who mourn

Three weeks after her husband died, I called the widow to see how she was doing. Sadly, the man had died shortly after the...

Delaware Hospice to host April 16 Cocktails & Caskets Facebook Live...

Delaware Hospice will host "Cocktails & Caskets," a Facebook Live event on Thursday, April 16 from 5:30-6 p.m. The online event will cover the...

Diocese of Albany mourns loss of longtime priest who died in...

ALBANY, N.Y.-- A longtime priest of the Diocese of Albany, died tragically Oct. 31, when he was caught was caught up in flash flooding...

Humility need to recognize God’s voice in others, priest tells pope...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Humility is needed in order to recognize the voice of God in others, especially those who are perceived to...

Success at any cost will deceive, disappoint, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Watch out for the tempting promises and easy rewards of false gods and idols because they always lead to...

Closed doors, hearts cause suffering to innocent migrants, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Like the people of Israel in exile, migrants forced from their homeland due to war and persecution are often...

Christian hope does not let sting of death poison your life,...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Christian hope and faith in the afterlife mean the sting of losing a loved one does not have to...

Pope Francis urges reflection on ‘final farewell’ from earthly life

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Everyone would do well to reflect on their "final farewell" from earthly life and on whether they are...

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