Arts & Culture News
Catholic News ServiceJune 13, 2019
Before the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins in Game 7 on June 12 to win the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the first time in the team's 52-year history, Twitter was alive with hopes for a little divine intervention for such a victory.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceJune 13, 2019
Retired Bishop Joseph H. Hart of Cheyenne will face a Vatican trial for allegations that he sexually abused several minors years ago.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJune 10, 2019
The Peoria Diocese said Bishop Daniel R. Jenky "is overjoyed and elated" that the remains of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen will be coming home to the diocese following a ruling by the state of New York's highest court.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJune 07, 2019
Springfield Bishop Thomas J. Paprocki issued a decree June 6 stating that Catholic lawmakers in the Illinois Legislature "who promoted or voted for extreme abortion legislation" cannot receive Communion in churches in his diocese.
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceJune 07, 2019
Pope Francis praised Allied troops who took part in critical D-Day landings in France 75 years ago, while also remembering German soldiers who died fighting under Nazi orders.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJune 06, 2019
In a joint statement on June 3, the bishops of Iowa dioceses announced that they will hand over documents related to clergy sex abuse at the attorney general's request.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceJune 04, 2019
Chicago Cardinal Blase J. Cupich June 1 said the Illinois Senate's passage of a bill "eliminating even minimal limitations on abortions under previous law marks a sad moment in our history as a state."
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceJune 03, 2019
In the wake of a mass shooting that left 12 people dead in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development called for American society to examine why such violent incidents continue to occur.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceMay 30, 2019
Police in Vietnam have detained a Catholic social justice advocate for "producing, disseminating or spreading information and documents aimed at undermining" the country.
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceMay 30, 2019
After a long investigation, the attorney general of Michigan has charged five priests with sex abuse crimes.