Dispatches

Faith Dispatches
Angelo Jesus CantaNovember 03, 2017
On Oct. 31 Lutherans and Catholics gathered at the cathedral to jointly commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
Faith Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeNovember 02, 2017
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops responded quickly after the letter became public.
Cardinal Francis George of Chicago speaks to local media in February 2009. The case of former priest Daniel McCormack represented a significant breakdown of the child protection policies he had approved for the archdiocese. (CNS photo/Karen Callaway, Catholic New World)
Faith Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinNovember 01, 2017
Church officials in Chicago say that revelations regarding other fraudulent cases could be forthcoming, a prospect that both the archdiocese and victim advocates say will be a disservice to genuine victims.
People demonstrate outside the White House in Washington on July 8, 2016 against the nationwide police shootings of African- Americans (CNS photo/Jim Lo Scalzo, EPA).
Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinNovember 01, 2017
The cardinal's pastoral letter is among the most high-profile responses from a Catholic leader to continued racial unrest.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinOctober 31, 2017
Cardinal Timothy Dolan said New York City is “stunned and horrified” by what police said was an act of terror on a Manhattan bicycle trail, in which at least eight people were killed and several more injured.
Junior doctors march in London in Oct. 2015 to campaign against NHS contract changes. iStock photo
Politics & Society Dispatches
David StewartOctober 31, 2017
Our national health system is seen as a treasure in Britain yet viewed as an alien, dangerous concept to many in the United States.