Our economy of low wages and corporate greed is not what God intends for human life.
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ST. PAUL, Minn. — After she made her First Communion as a little girl, Jennifer Haselberger was distraught to learn … Continued
TOMS RIVER, N.J. — A New Jersey boy whose family was shunned by their Orthodox Jewish community after he went … Continued
WASHINGTON — As the government shutdown enters its second week, some religious groups are starting to feel the pinch, and … Continued
In order to let an idea change you, you have to be willing to let go of certain previous ways of thinking. You have to step into a frightening unknown.
Francis’ words may be the push needed to keep the Catholic faith above the mess of American politics.
(AP Photo/Osservatore Romano, HO) QUOTE OF THE DAY | In all its phases and at every age, human life is … Continued
Pope Francis aboard the plane during his trip back from World Youth Day. (AP) An extraordinary moment in journalism. That’s … Continued
(Simon Brubaker/THE WASHINGTON POST) There has been much talk recently about priestly celibacy. Italian Archbishop Pietro Parolin, the Vatican’s new … Continued
WASHINGTON — U.S. Catholic bishops rebuked conservative critics of Catholic Relief Services, flatly denying charges the group has wavered in … Continued
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Twice this year, millions of people stared at a set of closed doors, waiting. In March, we waited for the … Continued
Antiabortion activists march during the annual March for Life rally in Washington. The march coincides with Supreme Court’s landmark Roe … Continued
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Polling shows that ex-Catholics are the third largest religious group in the United States. Many Catholic laity are experiencing a … Continued
WASHINGTON — Clergy from California to Connecticut created a makeshift graveyard symbolizing victims of gun violence on the National Mall … Continued