Faith News
Peter Finney Jr. - Catholic News ServiceJuly 26, 2018
They stood out because they stood together, employing the wisdom of young parents, in the back of a hotel ballroom packed with 2,800 permanent deacons, their wives and children.
Politics & Society News
Peter Finney Jr. - Catholic News ServiceJune 13, 2018
Despite groundbreaking steps the U.S. Catholic Church has taken to prevent the sexual abuse of minors in the past 16 years, a potential "complacency" in following safety protocols could pose a challenge to those hard-won advances.
Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York smiles as he delivers the homily during the opening Mass of the "Convocation of Catholic Leaders: The Joy of the Gospel in America" on July 1 in Orlando, Fla. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
Faith News
Peter Finney Jr. - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 25, 2017
The cardinal said while the world is "ever ready to headline the flaws of the church," the dynamic changes when "her loyal members are more than willing to own up to them."