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Nashville’s Catholic Charities says helping to resettle Afghans fits its mission

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Over the course of the next six months, Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Nashville will help resettle 150 Afghans into...

At his parish in Seaford, N.Y., Bishop Koenig and his flock...

Seaford, N.Y., is one of Long Island’s oldest towns about 20 miles outside of lower Manhattan and home to many police and firefighters in...

Pope Francis says withdrawal from Afghanistan lacked foresight of all ‘eventualities’

VATICAN CITY — The chaotic withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan was due in part to a lack of foreseeing all possible eventualities, Pope...

Analysis: Women and religious minorities fear for the future under Taliban...

AMMAN, Jordan  -- The 20-year American military presence in Afghanistan had hoped to bring stability and an end to its use as a terrorist...

Catholic church entities in the U.S. helping with reception and establishment...

WASHINGTON -- An already tense situation in Afghanistan took a turn for the worse early Aug. 26 when two explosions near the Kabul airport...

Caritas, other charitable organizations suspend operations in lieu of Taliban takeover...

VATICAN CITY -- Caritas Italy announced the suspension of charitable activities in Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban's takeover of the country. In a...

U.S. pullout from Afghanistan leads to questions about renewed violence, continued...

CLEVELAND -- President Joe Biden's plan to withdraw U.S. armed forces from Afghanistan by Sept. 11 is leading observers to renew concerns about continued...

Serving country, aiding soldiers second nature for Medal of Honor winner

ARLINGTON, Va.  — When describing life-altering decisions and brave moments of selflessness, former Army Staff Sgt. and Medal of Honor recipient Ronald Shurer speaks...

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