Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceOctober 15, 2018
The 15-year-old program has saved millions of lives around the world and prevented millions of new infections.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceOctober 15, 2018
In the wake of Hurricane Michael, which left 13 known dead and more than 1 million without power two days after it ravaged the Florida panhandle, the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee, whose territory was smack in the path of the Category 4 storm, is moving from prayer to action.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceOctober 03, 2018
Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo urged bishops make this special appeal and that "we each take up the collection as soon as possible so that those most in need can receive assistance quickly."
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceOctober 02, 2018
Catholic aid agencies were among those working to assess the needs and get relief to the island of Sulawesi after an earthquake and tsunami left more than 1,200 people dead.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceSeptember 28, 2018
Twenty-seven churches or parish facilities in the Raleigh Diocese have been damaged.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceSeptember 21, 2018
Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin of Newark told the people of his archdiocese Sept. 21 that Pope Francis has granted his request that he stay at home to remain with them during this "time of crisis" in the U.S. church.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceSeptember 21, 2018
"I am hopeful too that it will bring some solace and healing to the victims and their families," said Donald Schmid in a Sept. 19 statement, a day after the diocese released the list.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Catholic News ServiceSeptember 18, 2018
The Carolinas were hard hit with record rainfall and flooding rivers from tropical storm Florence since it made landfall Sept. 14. And although the storm was downgraded from a hurricane to a Category 1 tropical storm, it still caused extensive water damage.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceSeptember 17, 2018
The Diocese of Little Rock released a list of clergy who had assignments in Arkansas and against whom credible allegations of sexual abuse of a minor were filed.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceSeptember 17, 2018
Honoring a priest shot at point-blank range by the Mafia, Pope Francis insisted that true happiness and a real change in Sicilian society will come only when people love and care for one another rather than trying to grab as much money and power as they can.