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Pope Francis Arrives in U.S.

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Pope Francis introduced himself to President Barack Obama and all people of the United States as a "son of an immigrant...

Humility Not About Being Polite, but Accepting Humiliation, Pope says

By Junno Arocho Esteves Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY – Like a sprout, humility needs to be nourished so that the Holy Spirit may grow within...

Faithfulness in Mercy is God’s Way of Being, Pope says

By Junno Arocho Esteves Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY -- God’s mercy is constant and limitless; he is faithful in his mercy for his children, even...

El Paso Mass Scrapped, but not Papal Mass Across Border

EL PASO, Texas (CNS) -- The Diocese of El Paso has scrapped plans for a border Mass that would have taken place at the...

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...

Retired Tucson Bishop Named Apostolic Administrator of Diocese of Las Cruces

By Catholic News Service TUCSON, Ariz. – Retired Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas of Tucson has been named apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Las Cruces,...

Bishops at fall Assembly Approve USCCB Priorities, Plans for 2017-2020

By Carol Zimmermann Catholic News Service BALTIMORE (CNS) -- The U.S. bishops Nov. 17 overwhelmingly approved priorities and strategic plans for the U.S. Conference of Catholic...

Pope Revises Catechism to Say Death Penalty is ‘Inadmissible’

By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY – Building on the development of Catholic Church teaching against capital punishment, Pope Francis has ordered a revision...

Tens of thousands rally at the Walk for Life West Coast in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CNS) -- Tens of thousands of people rallied in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza Jan. 23 and then walked down Market Street...

Indiana Town Embodies Santa Claus and his Spirit of Love, Peace, Joy

SANTA CLAUS, Ind. (CNS) – Belief in that iconic Christmas figure, the rotund merry man with a bag full of presents, inspires thousands of...