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Catholic Relief joins with other agencies to pledge $1.2 billion to...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Eighty-six percent of the world’s refugees are living in developing countries and it is particularly hard for those countries to...

Crowds gather at memorials for slain Dallas officers

Catholic News Service DALLAS — In the week since five Dallas area police officers were gunned down, thousands have gathered in churches, parks, plazas, parking...

Aboard flight to United States, pope defends his teaching on social...

Catholic News Service ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM CUBA — Pope Francis defended his position on the economy, the environment and other social issues as...

St. Thomas More senior embraces opportunities at school

    Dialog reporter   MAGNOLIA — Johnsenia Brooks spent part of September campaigning to be the student body president at St. Thomas More Academy. Perhaps she picked...

Obama thanks Catholic Health Association for support of Affordable Care Act

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Telling the Catholic Health Association that he was there to say thank you, President Barack Obama June 9 recalled the...

Biden recalled as devoted husband, father, patriotic public servant during funeral...

The Dialog WILMINGTON, Del. — Jesuit Father Leo J. O'Donovan recalled former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden as a devoted husband and father, splendid son, true...

Priest at Miami shrine tells Obama about Cuban exiles’ longing for...

Catholic News Service MIAMI — The priest prayed an Our Father. The president lit a candle. And while gazing together at a revered image of...

White House Easter prayer breakfast welcomes cross-section of Christians

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — Quoting Pope Francis and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. at the White House Easter Prayer Breakfast, President Barack Obama...

President, first lady to welcome Pope Francis to White House Sept....

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will welcome Pope Francis to the White House Sept. 23. “During the visit, the president...

State of the Union speech hits on numerous social justice themes

SCatholic News Service WASHINGTON — In his Jan. 20 State of the Union address, President Barack Obama hit on numerous themes that resonated with Catholic...

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