Tributes

European Parliament employees set up a portrait of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl before an European ceremony in Strasbourg on July 1. The ceremony was followed by a requiem Mass at the cathedral in Speyer, Germany. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Politics & Society Last Take
Mourners from across the continent praised Helmut Kohl's vision for a united Europe
Jimmy Breslin in his New York City apartment in 2004. (AP Photo/Jim Cooper, File)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Joseph McAuleyMarch 22, 2017
Breslin, the legendary New York reporter and columnist, died last week at 88.
Politics & Society Video
America FilmsJanuary 17, 2017
Hundreds gathered in New York to say farewell to legendary peace activist and priest, Daniel Berrigan, S.J.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJanuary 10, 2017

"Olga Woltering was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and good friend to many," the family said.

Faith In All Things
The EditorsDecember 24, 2016
With the death of Father Fitzmyer, the biblical guild has lost another giant.
Faith News
Sao Paulo Cardinal Odilo Scherer said his predecessor "gave his life to God after having generously dedicated it to his brothers in this world."