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CRS announces agency veteran as new CEO

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — A six-month search for a new president and CEO for one of the largest humanitarian relief agencies in the world...

Diocesan parishioners, students donate more than $83,000 to Rice Bowl in...

Catholic Relief Services (CRS) has sent a thank you note to the faithful of the Diocese of Wilmington for raising $83,924 for the 2015...

Catholic agencies have long forged relationships with new House speaker

Catholic News Service WASHINGTON — With his election as speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Paul Ryan may have taken the most difficult job...

Catholic relief workers assess areas hit by typhoon in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — Catholic relief workers were on their way to a typhoon-stricken portion of the northern Philippines, including an area from which there...

Church agencies help educate displaced Iraqi youth

Catholic News Service SHARIAH COLLECTIVE, Iraq — Young children happily sing songs in Kurdish and Arabic, play interactive games, learn to count and how to...

Catholic Relief says accusations against sex ed pamphlet it uses are...

BALTIMORE — Allegations that Catholic Relief Services used sex education materials in Rwanda that violated church teaching on human sexuality are unfounded, the agency...

Catholic Relief Services investigates if sex ed publication violated church teaching

WASHINGTON — Catholic Relief Services is investigating an allegation that a publication it used in connection with a program in Rwanda violates church teaching...

Commentary: No one should be hungry during the Christmas season

  In early December, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) stopped feeding 1.7 million Syrian refugees.   For two weeks these poor, battered fellow human beings...

Collection for Middle East on Sept. 6-7

  Bishop Malooly is asking parishes to take a second collection Sept. 6-7 for the victims of violence in the Middle East. Father Steven P. Hurley,...

Viewpoint: Clean water is a necessity that millions of people don’t...

We turn on our facets and out comes water – clean, refreshing, plentiful, life-sustaining water. But we rarely give it a thought. We just...

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