Faith News
Published in French in mid-January, the 148-page book -- "From the Depths of Our Hearts" -- will be released in English by Ignatius Press in late February.
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Catholic News ServiceJanuary 23, 2020
A Catholic layman in Hebei, identified only as Paul, said he was "worried that the authorities would use this to crack down on the church."
Politics & Society News
Trump’s appearance has also been met with criticism from some commentators.
Arts & Culture Books
Mary GibbonsJanuary 23, 2020
Elizabeth Strout examines the human condition in a quiet setting where introspection cannot be escaped.
Faith Faith in Focus
Simcha FisherJanuary 23, 2020
Every single abortion represents a massive failure toward some particular woman.
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 23, 2020
Bishop Nelson J. Perez becomes the third Hispanic archbishop in the United States and the first to serve in this archdiocese.
Faith Faith and Reason
The process of leaving the church is not so different from the process of joining it.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJanuary 22, 2020
A Catholic priest has appealed for more and better shelters for victims of a volcanic eruption in the Philippines after criticizing a local government response.
Faith News
Father Stephen Fichter spoke about the groundbreaking survey of U.S. bishops conducted by CARA in 2016 and first reported in America magazine in 2018.
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In a Jan. 21 statement from the Brooklyn Diocese, the bishop said he "looks forward to the investigation of the allegation made against him and having his good name cleared and restored."
Politics & Society News
The latest poll also found that 55% of respondents identified as "pro-choice" and 40% as pro-life.
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinJanuary 22, 2020
Our history remains hazardous, but it does not stand apart from God in Christ.
Faith Podcasts
Colleen DulleJanuary 22, 2020
This week on “Inside the Vatican,” the hosts look at the appointment of Francesca di Giovanni to a top role in the Vatican's Secretariat of State.
Pope Francis arrives for his general audience in Paul VI hall at the Vatican Jan. 22, 2020.
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 22, 2020
Francis called on all Christians “to work together to show to the migrants the love of God revealed in Jesus Christ.”
Politics & Society News
In 2013, religious groups and houses of worship were granted a religious exemption by the Supreme Court from the government's mandate in the Affordable Care Act to include coverage of contraceptives and abortion-inducing drugs in their employee health plan.
Faith News
The bishop said he knew people are frustrated that it is taking so long for the report to be published, but "an institution that's been around 2,000 years doesn't turn on a dime."
Arts & Culture Books
Ryan Di CorpoJanuary 21, 2020
For Rauschenbusch, the Christian faith had a "revolutionary" potential.
Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher leaves a military court on Naval Base San Diego on July 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
Politics & Society Short Take
Matthew ShadleJanuary 21, 2020
President Trump’s intervention in the military justice system undermines the idea that soldiers are moral agents at the service of the public good, writes Matthew Shadle of Marymount University.
Faith Faith in Focus
Emily KahmJanuary 21, 2020
The challenges of attending church with a curious toddler are well known enough to be cliché, but like any set of new parents, they are new to us.
Life at a refugee camp in Kindjani, Niger, for Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram in 2016: A young girl drinks water delivered to the community by Catholic Relief Services. (CNS photo/Michael Stulman, CRS)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Shola Lawal January 21, 2020
The pastor’s murder is only the latest attacks in the West African nation. On Jan. 19, Boko Haram insurgents ambushed two separate Nigerian army patrols, killing 17, and slaughtered a bridal party on Dec. 27.