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Religious shareholders press their case on gun manufacturers, retailers

WASHINGTON -- The desire for action on preventing more gun violence may face hurdles in Congress, but those pressing for change are having an...

Parkland survivors, U.S. bishops have much in common on gun violence

WASHINGTON — After the mass shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Feb. 14, 2018 — this...

Disrespect for life, lack of moral center seen as factors in...

WASHINGTON — In this American age of violence, where 165 shootings happened this year alone, where politicians scream at each other across the aisle...

‘Crosses for losses’ aim to bring comfort at scenes of mass...

EL PASO, Texas — Greg Zanis, a carpenter by trade from Aurora, Illinois, has traveled around the country for more than 20 years to...

El Paso Bishop Mark J. Seitz meets with victims, family members...

WASHINGTON -- The bishop of El Paso, Texas, met with the families of those who were killed and wounded during the Aug. 3 shooting...

Beyond prayers, U.S. bishops stress action after deadly shootings in El...

WASHINGTON -- In response to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, Aug. 3 and 4, several U.S. bishops expressed their...

Bishop Malooly says Pittsburgh victims will be remembered at convocation, Masses

Bishop W. Francis Malooly has condemned the violent rampage that left 11 dead in Pittsburgh and said all Catholics stand with their Jewish brothers...

Chicago cardinal praises anti-gun march on local highway

CHICAGO — Hundreds of protesters led by Chicago priest Father Michael Pfleger and anti-gun activists filled a major Chicago highway for about an hour...

Superintendent urges ‘Catholic action’ to support schools

The horrific shooting incident that left 17 people dead and others injured in a Florida high school Feb. 14 has caused people to stand...

Backgrounder: Action on gun violence is a respect life issue in...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — In the first 181 days of 2016, there have been 163 mass shootings in the United States, data gathered by...

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