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Young people are not only future ‘but the now of God’

“We have seen the face of Christ in everyone we meet,” said Carolina Perez, a pilgrim from Chicago who has Mexican roots. “I can...

Today’s papal discussion topics: Clergy sex abuse, celibacy for priests, Venezuela,...

ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM PANAMA -- The primary goal of the Vatican's February summit on clerical sexual abuse and child protection is to...

World Youth Day crowd hears message from Pope Francis on defusing...

PANAMA CITY -- Young men and women in the church can bring the joy of the Gospel to the world by showing that God's...

A ‘manifesto’ at World Youth Day calls attention to environment

PANAMA CITY — Young people attending World Youth Day called attention to the world’s environmental problems, issuing what they called a “manifesto” for the...

Pope Francis visit to World Youth Day in Panama includes visits...

VATICAN CITY -- When Pope Francis visits Panama for World Youth Day in January, he will meet with young people not able to attend...

Panama’s church leaders hope World Youth Day strengthens parishes

PANAMA CITY — The Church of Christ the Redeemer was built with Panama’s hot and humid weather in mind. There are no walls on...

Sports are a ‘unique tool to connect society and the church’

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- After more than four years in office, Pope Francis probably has one of the world's largest collections of authentic soccer-team...

Pope Francis chooses Mary as focus for upcoming World Youth Day...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has chosen a focus on Mary for the next World Youth Day celebrations, which will be held...

World at war needs signs of brotherhood, friendship, pope says

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — In a world traumatized by war, young people gathered for World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, gave strong signs...

Don’t be afraid to say ‘yes’ to Jesus, pope tells youth...

Catholic News Service KRAKOW, Poland — Take risks and do not let life's obstacles get in the way of encountering the true joy and life...

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