Politics & Society News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJune 20, 2018
An increase in calls to dioceses to report claims of clergy sexual abuse has happened before, and is likely to happen again in the wake of the credible claim lodged against Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, according to the head of the U.S. bishops' Secretariat for
Politics & Society News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceJune 07, 2018
While the acceptability of porn still holds minority status in the United States, it has climbed to 43 percent, according to Gallup Poll figures released June 5.
Politics & Society News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceMay 24, 2018
Ryan lauded the twin principles of subsidiarity and solidarity as the best approach to dealing with issues, rather than relying on government to solve every problem.
Arts & Culture News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceMay 15, 2018
"He's totally fearless. Because he has a lot of opposition," the filmmaker said.
Farmworkers work in a spinach field in California. (Photo: iStock) 
Politics & Society News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceApril 23, 2018
"Eighty percent of the farm bill is around the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. It's significant when we hear it's going to include some dramatic cuts."
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceApril 09, 2018
Getting humanitarian aid to desperate populations during the conflict has largely been contingent on the warring sides to agree to a temporary cease fire.
Faith News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceMarch 29, 2018
The show stars popular singers John Legend as Jesus and Sara Bareilles, who was raised Catholic, as Mary Magdalene, and features 1970s rock figure Alice Cooper as Herod.
WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The last government shutdown -- well, threatened shutdown, anyway -- seems so long ago. The nine-hour "funding lapse" of Feb. 9, like the three-day shutdown that began Jan. 20, hinged on how Congress was going to address the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that President Donald Trump said he would end March 5. He also called on Congress to pass a measure to save the program, created in 2012 by President Barack Obama via executive order. In the January shutdown, Democrati
Politics & Society News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceMarch 05, 2018
In the January shutdown, Democratic lawmakers backed down on their threat to keep the government closed until a DACA deal was reached. ment funded through March 23 was overshadowed by the $1 trillion spending package of which it was a part.
Arts & Culture News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceFebruary 22, 2018
The sectarian will meet the secular in an unusual way with the May 10 debut of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's exhibit "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination."
Politics & Society News
Mark Pattison - Catholic News ServiceFebruary 12, 2018
Political unrest in and around the capital, Kinshasa, is just the latest malady to afflict the Congolese citizens.