Family Life

Pope Francis greets family members during an audience with participants in an international congress on protecting children in a digital world, at the Vatican Oct. 6. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano)
Faith News
Michael J. O’LoughlinOctober 06, 2017
“Amoris Laetitia” has yet to resonate with many black Catholics in the United States.
Politics & Society Last Take
Christauria WellandOctober 05, 2017
Undocumented women face special challenges when they report domestic abuse, but they now have a champion in Pope Francis
Faith Faith in Focus
Margaret ManningSeptember 26, 2017
I struggle with how to think of this little being whose life outside the womb was not to be.
Faith Faith in Focus
Jackie SemmensSeptember 25, 2017
Wriggly children are not the only reason my fellow millennials are missing from the pews.
Newlyweds are seen on top the Empire State Building in New York City, 2015 (CNS photo/John Taggart, EPA).
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellSeptember 19, 2017
The mandate for the new institute has “Amoris Laetitia” as its lodestar.
Maira Bordonabe, a member of St. Michael the Archangel Parish in Indianapolis and a married mother of two, shares her story of being taken for deportation at an Aug. 30 rally. (CNS photo/Natalie Hoefer, The Criterion)
Politics & Society News

INDIANAPOLIS (CNS) -- It was a typical day for Maira Bordonabe last spring.

"I dropped my children off for school, then I spent some time in (adoration)," said the married mother of two children, ages 7 and 12, and a member of St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish in Indianapolis.