U.S. congressman looks towards vigorous U.S. leadership and diplomacy to address religious freedom violations that are on-going globally.
The logo design by Amber Calvo, 20, a Panamanian student studying architecture, was chosen from 103 entries submitted to promote World Youth Day 2019.
The New York Times and CNN reported May 14 that the official announcement of the nomination waiting to be approved by the Office of Government Ethics will be Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, Callista Gingrich, wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich.
While the investigations into the very first alleged apparitions at Medjugorje in must continue, Pope Francis said he has doubts about claims that Mary continues to appear in the village of Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Mary’s example of believing and following Jesus is what matters most; she cannot be some image “of our own making” who Christians barter with for mercy, Pope Francis said.
Land reserved by the government and given to the Jesuits in the 1880s for the church’s use for churches and cemeteries will be returned back to the Lakota band of the Rosebud Sioux.
With the launching of the National Catholic Pledge to End the Death Penalty sponsored by Catholic Mobilizing Network, an anti-death penalty advocate feels it will give the Catholic community a way to one-day end the death penalty.
Pope Francis’ trip was planned for the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Mary’s apparitions to three shepherd children in Fatima.
Bishop Michael J. Hoeppner of Crookston “categorically denies that he in any way forced, coerced or encouraged” a candidate for the permanent diaconate not to report his claim of sexual abuse against a priest of the diocese, the Diocese of Crookston stated May 9.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law the “anti-sanctuary” measure passed by the Texas Legislature which prohibits cities from providing sanctuary to immigrants facing deportation.