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Humanitarian groups scramble to help people fleeing northeast Syria

AMMAN, Jordan — Humanitarian concerns are growing as people caught in the crosshairs of the Turkish incursion into northeastern Syria try to flee for...

Snubbed by NYC mayor’s wife, Mother Cabrini to get proper recognition...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the formation of a "state commission" to work with the Columbus Citizens Foundation and the Diocese of...

Safe injection site in Philadelphia ‘part of the culture of death,’...

PHILADELPHIA -- Safe injection sites are "a form of euthanasia," according to a Philadelphia priest who has spent almost 50 years ministering to those...

Shrine of Our Lady of La Leche in St. Augustine, Fla.,...

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- Bishop Felipe J. Estevez of St. Augustine made a surprise announcement during Mass Oct. 11 that the U.S. Conference of...

National Catholic education chief says evangelization is present within schools

WASHINGTON -- The mission and foundation of Catholic education are directly related to evangelization, said the head of the National Catholic Educational Association. Catholic schools...

In time of grief, this man’s ‘family’ knows when it’s time...

NEW ORLEANS -- From his elevated perch on the shoeshine stand near Concourse C of Louis Armstrong International Airport -- a nondescript wooden platform...

Church wedding is a legal wedding; most priests live lives ‘of...

BY FATHER KENNETH DOYLE  Q. I am a widow going out now with a widower. We love each other and he wants me to marry...

Experts offer advice to help people confront anxiety over gun violence

PORTLAND, Ore. — Firearm attacks have changed society in the United States as mass shootings have become more frequent and the people are forced...

Christian advocates to President Trump: Don’t desert Christians, Yazidis, Kurds in...

AMMAN, Jordan -- Christians concerned with religious freedom violations resulting from the Turkish military offensive on northeastern Syria are urging U.S. President Donald Trump...

If you’ve ever traveled with a restless child on an airplane,...

By Katie Prejean McGrady The kid was tired, rubbing his eyes with tiny fists, lips quivering as tears began to well up because he couldn’t...

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