Stories
4622 results total, viewing 1 - 20
With all the news stories regarding priests and their alleged abuse of youth in their care, I want to relate a positive story about a priest of my youth, and the effect he had on me and many other … more
Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, has been discharged from St. Joseph Medical Center and “has entered a standard rehabilitation program” to continue his recovery from a mild stroke. more
St. Patrick came to Ireland as an immigrant, though an unwilling one, having been captured as a teenager from his home in what is now Britain and sold into slavery in Ireland. Alone for hours tending … more
Pope Francis recognized the martyrdom of an Italian missionary killed in Myanmar and seven Romanian Catholic bishops—one of whom was secretly named a cardinal by St. Paul VI—persecuted during the communist era. more
Christians have faith in a God who wants to and is able to transform the world, conquering evil with good, Pope Francis said. more
Catholic school kids in the archdiocese are practicing the virtue of daily prayer during the 40-day season of Lent that began Ash Wednesday, March 6. They’re seeking to amplify their prayers by … more
Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, was taken to the hospital late March 15 after experiencing symptoms of what tests March 16 confirmed was a mild stroke, according to an archdiocesan statement. more
Pope Francis called on Christians to unite in prayer for the victims of two mosque attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, that left 50 people dead and dozens wounded in one of the worst mass shootings in the country’s history. more
“Breakthrough,” which will open in theaters next month, had a screening at the Sheen Center in Manhattan this week. Cardinal Dolan joined the film’s star Chrissy Metz of “This Is Us” fame. … more
New Zealand’s Catholic bishops have expressed horror and distress at a terrorist attack in two mosques in Christchurch that saw at least 49 people killed. more
Approximately 480 men and women work at the Baltimore headquarters of Catholic Relief Services, the overseas aid and development agency of U.S. Catholics. more
Republican leaders in the House are calling on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-California, and other House Democrats “to stop blocking” a vote on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. more
U.S. Catholic bishops condemned the two mosque attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, March 15 that left at least 49 people dead and 20 seriously injured, and they also pledged their solidarity with the Muslim community. more
Veía sus pasos lentos y suaves buscando distancia del cuento de la mujer cerca del árbol. Cuando mi amigo Thierry Bonaventura me dijo que quería venir conmigo a El Salvador, le advertí que mi país natal era un lugar complicado, uno de gran belleza natural, materialmente … more
Father Edward “Lou” Quinn, M.M., who served in Taiwan for 37 years, died Feb. 23 at the Maryknoll Society Center in Ossining. He was 93. Father Quinn was in Taiwan, 1954-1991, serving as a … more
Father Robert Crohan, M.M., who served in Guatemala for 41 years, died Feb. 19 at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan. He was 85. Father Crohan was in Guatemala, 1969-2010, serving as a parish … more
Robert P. Lockwood, former president of Our Sunday Visitor, longtime columnist for OSV Newsweekly and former director of communications for the Diocese of Pittsburgh, died March 4 at his home in Fort … more
Sister Teresa Paul Heinke, O.P., a member of the Dominican Sisters of Hope who served at Mount St. Mary College in Newburgh for 30 years, died Feb. 24 at Brandywine Senior Living Home in Wall, N.J. … more
Sister Jean Bautz, R.S.C.J., who served at Manhattanville College in Purchase for seven years, died Dec. 23 in the Teresian House in Albany. She was 96. Sister Jean was at Manhattanville College, … more
Sister Mary Casey, O.P., who taught for 19 years at St. Brendan School, the Bronx, 1972-1991, died Feb. 18 at Siena Hall in Dominican Convent, Sparkill. She was 83. She taught at St. Brendan, … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 232 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.