Dispatches

St. Michael Cathedral in Tha Rae, Thailand (iStock photo)
During the cave crisis, at the Cathedral of Saint Michael in Thare, a small village located along Nonghan Lake in northeastern Thailand’s Isaan region, Catholics offered Mass and asked for the intervention of St. Michael the Archangel to protect the young men.
A woman who told police that she and her family were from Sudan is taken into custody by a Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer after arriving in February 2017 by taxi and walking across the U.S.-Canada border into Quebec. (CNS photo/Christinne Muschi, Reuters)
Dean Dettloff July 13, 2018
Canada is not innocent when it comes to immigration policies that have the potential to hurt individuals and divide families.
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Allyson Escobar July 13, 2018
Though most Catholics say they use artificial contraception, the church is finding a receptive audience for Natural Family Planning programs.
Haley Stewart July 12, 2018
There are many things about Laura Ingalls Wilder that make her a personal hero of mine; but that does not mean I can ignore the racism in her books.
Presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador acknowledges his supporters as he arrives to Mexico City's main square, the Zocalo on July 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Anthony Vazquez)
Jan-Albert Hootsen July 11, 2018
Mr. López Obrador’s political platform is decidedly secular and nationalistic. As president he intends to place a heavy emphasis on combating corruption, which he and his political allies believe to be the root cause of the criminal violence, poverty and inequality that plague the country.
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With a smile on his face and his right arm raised in the air, Francis placed his two middle fingers in his palms and signed “I love you.”