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Washington bishops support ballot initiative on gun violence prevention

SEATTLE — The Catholic bishops of Washington state endorsed a ballot initiative that would boost gun safety measures and restrict the purchase and ownership...

‘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...

Vatican diplomat recalled from U.S. during child-porn investigation

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — A member of the Vatican diplomatic corps serving in Washington has been recalled to the Vatican where he is...

This is your moment to evangelize, convocation delegates told

Catholic News Service ORLANDO, Fla. —Washington Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl urged participants at the “Convocation of Catholic Leaders: The Joy of The Gospel in America”...

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...

U.S. bishops have varied stances on offering sanctuary to immigrants facing...

WASHINGTON — The bishop of Sacramento, California, said Catholic churches in the diocese could offer sanctuary to immigrants facing deportation, while the archbishop of...

Spiritual success measures quality of American life, Trump says at prayer...

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — “Spiritual success” is a more accurate measure for the United States than wealth, according to likely billionaire President Donald Trump...

‘Life is winning in America,’ Pence tells March for Life rally

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence told pro-life advocates from across the U.S. Jan. 27 that “life is winning in America, and today is...

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...

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