In the News December 5

A Catholic nun, alleged to have ties to the Assad regime, is challanged by critics of her "alternative story" to Syrian conflict.

Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas of Tucson, Ariz., talks about the criticism of Catholic organizations that have been labeled "not Catholic" enough cuz they serve everybody.

Advertisement

Fast Food wage demos stir debate. 

Pope Francis asks to meet with a man who murdered a Catholc nun 18 years ago in India.

Despite better economic news, the poor are being left behind in the U.K., says Caritas.

UN troops arrive in Central African Republic, but clashes kill dozens of people.

Pope to establish commission on sex abuse. He also seeks collegiality and decentralization.

 

 

Comments are automatically closed two weeks after an article's initial publication. See our comments policy for more.

Advertisement

The latest from america

In cities across the country, local activists marched in support of a progressive agenda centered on economic justice, racial justice and immigrant rights.
Brandon SanchezJanuary 20, 2019
Screengrab from a viral video showcasing a confrontation between a Native American drummer and a group of Catholic high school students in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 18, 2019. Screenshot via YouTube.
Several clips of the encounter circulating on social media show a small group of Native American drummers, who were in Washington for the Indigenous People’s March, being surrounded by a much larger band of teenagers.
Pope Francis has suppressed the Ecclesia Dei Commission, a significant decision with consequences for the Holy See’s relations with the priestly Fraternity of St. Pius X.
Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 19, 2019
Photo: IMDB
A new Netflix miniseries brings out the story’s aspects of adventure and conflict, with occasionally pulse-pounding results.
Rob Weinert-KendtJanuary 19, 2019