Ten fearless sisters who have dedicated their lives to vital social causes.
The American journalist’s murder by the Islamic State has Christians debating whether he should be considered a martyr.
The pontiff’s flight over China and his corresponding telegram to President Xi Jinping carry historic significance.
How long can Melilla, Spain live up to its reputation as a city of peacefully coexisting Christians, Muslims, Jews, and Hindus?
Dave Brat is the latest Catholic to rise to political power by claiming libertarian bona fides. But libertarianism and Catholicism are incompatible.
A few prominent Republicans are emblematic of the new religious amalgam that has helped refashion denominational differences.
The retired archbishop of Washington is enjoying a second wind under Pope Francis and loving every minute of it.
Home to the largest number of Catholics in the world, Brazil attracts pilgrims all year with these inspiring holy sites.
I hope our beloved pets will be waiting for us in heaven. But Christians disagree over the possibility of an animal afterlife.
Even the great creeds have screened out the central Biblical message of the coming of God’s kingdom.
Why a controversial Jesuit theologian from the early twentieth century is in vogue today.
How might we love Stephen Colbert as the “Late Show” host? Let us count the ways.
The story behind the Catholic approach to Scripture.
Two pilate instructors launch SoulCore, a “Mary-led and Holy Spirit-led” workout with the prayers of the Catholic Rosary.
Making sense of ashes, fish and fasting during the annual 40-day penitential period.
Bill O’Reilly on why he wrote a book on Jesus and why being a loving neighbor can include “taking my neighbor apart.”
Why many of our most sexual — and powerful — pop culture performances depend on Catholicism.
Pope Francis presents a model for risk-taking religion. A Catholic church in decline has no choice but to take heed.
Conservative Protestants have long viewed the head of the Catholic Church with suspicion. Why are they embracing Pope Francis?