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President Joe Biden nominates nine Catholics to Cabinet-level jobs

WASHINGTON — In what may be an all-time high, President Joe Biden has nominated nine Catholics to serve in his Cabinet. One of them, retired...

Mass of thanksgiving in Washington draws leaders from both sides of...

WASHINGTON -- Hours before his inauguration as president, Joe Biden and incoming Vice President Kamala Harris were joined by the spouses and congressional leaders...

Incoming Diocese of Buffalo Bishop Michael W. Fisher emphasizes healing a...

WASHINGTON -- Nobody said it was going to be easy in being placed in charge of a diocese where "60 Minutes" did...

Catholic university professors weigh in on what Democrats’ Georgia wins mean...

WASHINGTON -- The wins by Jon Ossoff and the Rev. Raphael Warnock, both Democrats, in the Jan. 5 U.S. Senate runoff elections in Georgia...

Catholic leaders mourn Capitol violence: ‘The Gospel itself is a full-throated...

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi referenced the Epiphany, St. Francis of Assisi, and also uttered a prayer as the House of Representatives reconvened...

Catholics still number 30% of incoming U.S. Congress, according to Pew...

WASHINGTON — Catholics, although they make up about 20% of the U.S. population, remain at 30% of the new Congress, according to a Jan....

U.S. church leaders offer pandemic financial forecast: Mostly cloudy, some rays...

WASHINGTON -- The signals were clear at the start of the pandemic. No Masses, no offertory income. No offertory income, nothing to assess by...

Survey of screen usage by young people shows heavy increase —...

WASHINGTON -- Common Sense Media's recurring survey of screen usage by our youngest children was issued Nov. 16. What shouldn't be surprising is that children...

U.S. bishops unveil plan to address Biden administration, policies in conflict...

WASHINGTON -- Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron of Detroit will head up a special working group of the U.S. bishops to address issues surrounding the...

U.S. papal nuncio Archbishop Christophe Pierre tells U.S. bishops to beware...

WASHINGTON -- With the U.S. bishops conducting their annual fall general meeting virtually, the papal nuncio to the United States told them they must...

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