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Cancellation of major Christmas markets in Germany, Austria this year spells...

BERLIN -- In other years, the glitter of Nuremberg's Christmas market during Advent attracts around 2 million visitors from all over the world. This...

‘Divine help’ assists nun in advance to finals of MasterChef Brasil

SAO PAULO — A Brazilian nun who has moved into the finals of a TV cooking show said she received “divine help” and prayed...

Mary of Guadalupe is powerful symbol of hope, renewal; what we...

By Hosffman Ospino The most popular Marian devotion among U.S. Catholics presently is the devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe. She is the most widely...

Mexico City’s typical gathering for Our Lady of Guadalupe derailed —...

MEXICO CITY -- José Rico normally participates in an annual pilgrimage, walking from a suburb northeast of Mexico City to the Basilica of Our...

Father John Fields, communication director for Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia...

PHILADELPHIA — Father John Fields, an archpriest of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia, who was communication director for the archeparchy, died at his...

Washington Auxiliary Bishop Michael W. Fisher appointed to Diocese of Buffalo

WASHINGTON — Pope Francis has named Bishop Michael W. Fisher, an auxiliary bishop of Washington since June 2018, to head the Diocese of Buffalo,...

Advent Week 2: Changing things up this year, both digitally and...

Multiple times in the past few months, when discussing the horrors of this year, a friend has half-jokingly said, "If Jesus is going to...

Thanksgiving in smaller circles remains time to be grateful: ‘Even if...

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Sarah McCauley, her husband and their two children normally divide Thanksgiving weekend between two large family gatherings in Minnesota and...

Thanksgiving. Advent. Christmas. 2021: An opportunity to enter new year with...

Responding to editors’ requests for a regular sampling of current commentary from around the Catholic press, here is an editorial titled: “Thanksgiving. Advent. Christmas....

Mexican basilica will not allow pilgrims for Our Lady of Guadalupe...

MEXICO CITY — Mexican church and civic officials have canceled public feast celebrations for Mexico’s patroness at her shrine in Mexico City due to...

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