The Catholic Church now joins the Orthodox Church in marking Sept. 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sept 1 that Pope Francis will ride along the West Drive of Central Park on his way to celebrate Mass at Madison Square Garden.
by Doug Weller SALINA, Kan. (CNS) — Ten years ago, Father Gale Hammerschmidt, then a seminarian, said he had no idea what to expect from Prayer and Action, a summer mission project he helped launch.…
Always, but especially during a Holy Year, the Catholic Church does everything possible to help Catholics repent of their sins, receive forgiveness and draw closer to God.
A 225-foot tall hand-painted billboard welcomes the pope, who will be in New York, Sept. 24-26.
En contraste con oleadas de inmigrantes en el pasado, los católicos latinos de hoy forman comunidades de "parroquias compartidas " en donde se celebran los sacramentos en diversas lenguas.
In an extraordinary gesture for the Year of Mercy, Pope Francis has extended to priests worldwide the authority to absolve women for the sin of abortion.
"Desafortunadamente, es evidente y lamentable que grandes sectores de la población ya no tengan confianza en el presidente", dijeron los obispos en una declaración.
The Guatemalan bishops' conference called for the country's president to step down as corruption scandals consumed the country.
A Vatican official has ordered an autopsy on the body of former archbishop Jozef Wesolowski, who was found dead Aug. 28.