Ministry

Father Carlos Francis Mendez visits with Rosa Mendez Torres, a woman who suffers from diabetes, in Las Marias, Puerto Rico. (J.D. Long-García)
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaNovember 15, 2017
Almost two months after the devastating storm, the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church is bringing food, water and blessings to the residents of Las Marias, Puerto Rico.
The Jesuits of St. Ignatius College Preparatory and Santa Clara College in San Francisco, take in 1905. 
Faith Faith in Focus
Joseph P. HooverNovember 03, 2017
I know this is generally not O.K. to do, writing a whole article about joining the Jesuits.
Faith Features
Hosffman OspinoOctober 30, 2017
Rapid demographic changes and the fear of the unknown may explain the anxiety of many U.S. Catholics.
Faith Features
Zac DavisOctober 19, 2017
Among those Catholics who choose to leave the church, 74 percent do so between the ages of 10 and 20. And 87 percent of them say that it is for good.
Pope Francis answers questions from journalists aboard his flight from Malmo, Sweden, to Rome Nov. 1. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellOctober 17, 2017
Pope Francis confessed that while he has “chutzpah,” “I am also timid.”
Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley of Boston ordains seminarian Mark Mleziva of the Diocese of Green Bay, Wis., as a transitional deacon during an ordination Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Sept. 29. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Faith in Focus
Roger Haight, S.J.October 03, 2017
We have seen an epochal change in the image of a Catholic priest in North America.