Easter

Pope Francis celebrates the Eucharist during Easter Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on April 12. The Mass was celebrated without the presence of the public due to the coronavirus pandemic. (CNS photo/Vatican Media)
Nelson J. Pérez April 16, 2020
It is a painful, confusing and trying time, writes the new archbishop of Philadelphia, Nelson J. Pérez, but Easter is a reminder that God’s great love for us prevails.
Terrance Klein April 15, 2020
Staying behind closed doors may make us feel safe, but it keeps us from the people, the events and experiences that we need in order to grow into the selves we were meant to become.
America Media Events April 12, 2020
Join America Media for Easter Sunday Mass on April 12 at 11:30 a.m. The Rev. Matt Malone, S.J., will be the presider.
Kevin Clarke April 12, 2020
Pope Francis said in an Easter Sunday message that the coronavirus epidemic could also be an opportunity for affluent societies to re-evaluate patterns of consumption and exploitation.
Gerard O’Connell April 11, 2020
At the Easter Vigil Mass on Saturday evening, Pope Francis delivered an inspiring homily in which he likened the experience of the women in Jerusalem to that of people around the world today as they endure the Covid-19 epidemic.
Gerard O’Connell April 10, 2020
In an empty St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis presided over the historic 'Via Crucis" with help from groups of health care workers and prisoners.