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Evangelism and unity are on the menu at National Catholic Prayer...

WASHINGTON — Evangelism and Christian unity were the main topics at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast Sept. 14, an event which often puts more...

Silver Rose, honoring Our Lady of Guadalupe, returns to Diocese of...

The Silver Rose, a program of the Knights of Columbus honoring Our Lady of Guadalupe, is returning to Delaware in October. It will be visiting parishes...

Law in Texas restricting abortions after six weeks survives test in...

WASHINGTON — In a late-night decision Sept. 1, the Supreme Court ruled against blocking a Texas law banning abortions at six weeks of pregnancy. The...

U.S. bishops call refusal to include Hyde Amendment in spending bills...

WASHINGTON — The refusal by the U.S. House to include the Hyde Amendment and other pro-life riders in appropriations bills before lawmakers passed the...

Efforts to attach pro-life amendments to House appropriations bill fail

WASHINGTON — As he offered three amendments to the State Department appropriations bill before the House July 28, U.S. Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., asked...

Show compassion, change hearts one at a time, speakers urge pro-lifers

HERNDON, Va. — Olivia Gans Turner has been a prominent pro-life speaker for years, but it didn’t always come easy. “I hated public speaking, and...

Bishops urge U.S. House committee to include pro-life policies in proposed...

WASHINGTON — The chairmen of the U.S. bishops’ pro-life and international policy committees have urged the House Appropriations Committee and all members of Congress...

Have questions about bishops’ Communion document? The USCCB has answers

WASHINGTON — A page on the website of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops answers a series of questions regarding the bishops’ vote to...

Republican lawmakers urge Congress to make Hyde Amendment permanent

WASHINGTON — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and several other Republican leaders in the House asked their Democratic counterparts June 22 to take...

Nancy Pelosi’s remarks on cardinal’s letter sparks response from San Francisco...

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco’s archbishop said May 17 that the “positive reaction” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has expressed about a Vatican official’s letter...

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