Nation/World

Nation/World

A Brotherly Embrace Brings Pope and Russian Patriarch Together

HAVANA (CNS) -- At long last, Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill of Moscow embraced, kissing each other three times. "Finally," the pope...

Pope says human trafficking is an international responsibility

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Police chiefs and bishops are called to work together to assist the victims of human trafficking and help them find...

Dominicans Help Others Seek out the Saints in a Tough Election Season

WASHINGTON (CNS) – The tension and frustration that the country feels over an election season filled with insults and rancor, feels a bit more...

Pope says He Hopes President Reconsiders DACA Decision

By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM COLOMBIA (CNS) – Politicians who call themselves pro-life must be pro-family and not enact policies...

Hunger is a ‘Scandal’ a ‘Sin’ in a World of Plenty, Pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Hunger is a "true scandal" that threatens the life and dignity of millions of people while tons of food go...

Admonish Sin Without Putting on Airs or Being Hypocrite, Pope says

By Carol Glatz Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY – Offering counsel and admonishing sinners are works of mercy, but they are not a license to pretend...

Schedule for Pope Francis’ Journey to the U.S.

Click here to watch the live stream from Catholic News Service. Schedule for Pope Francis' September 2015 Apostolic Journey to the United States of America...

Don’t Judge Sinners Who Want to Repent, Help Them Come Home

By Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY -- On the eve of sending off “missionaries of mercy” to all corners of the globe, Pope Francis...

To Ignore the Poor is to Despise God, Pope says at General Audience

By Junno Arocho Esteves, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY – How Christians treat the poor is the clearest demonstration of their relationship with God,...

Agency’s Aid Efforts Ongoing in Haiti Nearly Six Months After Hurricane

BOCA RATON, Fla. (CNS) -- In the nearly six months since Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti, a Florida-based Catholic agency said its relief efforts have...