Faith News
To say that Hispanics in the diocese take pride in their newly appointed bishop is an understatement.
White nationalists carry torches on the grounds of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 11 over a plan to remove the statue of a Confederate general from a city park (CNS photo/Alejandro Alvarez, News2Share via Reuters). 
Politics & Society News
Michael J. O'LoughlinAugust 14, 2017
A second statement from the U.S. bishops read: “We stand against the evil of racism, white supremacy and neo-Nazism.”
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceAugust 10, 2017
The Vatican has appointed an apostolic visitor to investigate claims by Indonesian priests that their bishop had a mistress and misappropriated church funds.
An issue of the Italian journal La Civiltà Cattolica (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Politics & Society Short Take
William MurphyAugust 09, 2017
Bishop William Murphy calls for more nuance in discussing "the proper kind of religious influence in the secular sphere."
Politics & Society Features
Jan-Albert HootsenAugust 08, 2017
Bishop Ruiz preached “evangelization by the poor,” instructed his priests to study local indigenous languages and trained hundreds of catechists and deacons.
Faith News
The complaints detail alleged attacks from 1955 through 1994 and claim some religious leaders knew of the exploitation and ignored it.