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Irma cuts deadly path in Caribbean as church officials prepare response

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Hurricane Irma cut a deadly path through the Caribbean, leveling entire islands as it moved toward Florida Sept. 7, while Haiti...

Shipment heads to Haiti from Miami for those affected by hurricane

Catholic News Service MIAMI (CNS) -- Exactly one week after citing an "urgent need" for donations, the Archdiocese of Miami loaded 22 pallets of rice,...

Catholic Charities agencies begin helping Hurricane Matthew victims

Catholic News Service Catholic Charities agencies joined emergency response efforts in coastal communities in four Southeastern states as residents and parish staffers began returning to...

Miami archdiocese prepares to help hurricane Matthew victims

Catholic News Service MIAMI — Like the rest of South Florida, the Archdiocese of Miami was carefully watching the path of Hurricane Matthew, a Category...

Hurricane Matthew tears through Haiti, how to help storm survivors

Catholic News Service Wind-whipped rains from Hurricane Matthew shattered Haiti's southwest peninsula, downing trees, ripping open makeshift wooden homes and causing widespread flooding Oct. 4...

Haitian bishops call for negotiated solution to political crisis

Catholic News Service PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti’s Catholic bishops urged political leaders to reach a negotiated solution to the country's looming political crisis as President...

U.S. bishops discuss upcoming papal letter on ecology, the pope’s visit...

Catholic News Service ST. LOUIS — The U.S. bishops gathered in St. Louis for their spring general assembly heard presentations on the pope’s upcoming encyclical...

Photo of the week: Five years after earthquake in Haiti

Catholic News Service PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — For the past five years, Elouisna Francois has lived where God sent her. Never mind that it's far from her...

Photo of the week: Portrait from Haiti, five years after quake

Catholic News Service PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — If not for the flickering flames under his blackened pot, Jean-Robert Noel might be totally missed. The man in tattered...

Priest describes being attacked in Haiti

MONTREAL -- A Quebec priest, Franciscan Father Raymond Mailhiot, has published a harrowing account of an armed holdup that he survived in Haiti. In a...

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