Nation/World

Nation/World

Church is Always in Need of Repair, Reform, Pope says

By Junno Arocho Esteves Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY – Although the church is built upon a strong foundation, it is always in need of being...

Respect, Don’t Just Tolerate Other Religions, Vatican Officials say

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Peace and harmony will not result from members of different religions simply tolerating each other; respect and appreciation of customs...

Franciscans in Holy Land Sow Peace, Fraternity, Respect, Pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) – The Franciscans assisting the Christian minority and caring for the churches and shrines in the Holy Land are “ambassadors” of...

Saint John Paul Gave his Life ‘Completely to God through Mary’ says Priest

NEW YORK (CNS) – Saint John Paul II “looked at the world with Mary’s eyes and saw man in need of mercy,” the postulator...

U.S. Bishops, Other Catholic Groups Back Conscience Protection Bill

By Catholic News Service WASHINGTON – The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and 32 other organizations have signed a joint letter of support for the...

Colombian Youths Must Teach Elders to Forgive, to Move on

By Cindy Wooden Catholic News Service BOGOTA, Colombia – As Colombia strives to build a lasting peace, the country’s elders need the encouragement and insistence of...