UNICEF: CAR is Most Dangerous Country for Children

Despite last month's peace agreement between the Central African Republic government and rebel factions, the country's citizens, especially children, continue to face v ...

Mar 19, 2019

Kansas Archdiocese Responds after Denying School Admission to Child of Same Sex-Couple

A K-8 Catholic School in Kansas is defending its decision to deny admission to a kindergarten student who is the child of a same-sex couple, citing archdiocesan admissi ...

Mar 19, 2019

Utah School Apologizes After Student was Forced to Remove Lenten Ashes

A school district in Utah has issued an apology after a fourth-grade student was told by a teacher that he must remove the cross from his forehead on Ash Wednesday. ...

Mar 19, 2019

Pope Francis: Martyred Seminarians Provide a Witness for Priests, Bishops

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis said Sunday that the nine Spanish seminarian martyrs beatified this weekend provid ...

Mar 19, 2019

Catholic Priest, Nun, Aid Workers among Victims of Ethiopian Plane Crash

Pope Francis is offering prayers for the 157 people killed in an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash Sunday, which include a priest, a religious sister, and four staff membe ...

Mar 19, 2019

Lenten Fasting Advice from the Pope Who Faced Attila the Hun

As Christians prepare to engage in the fasting and abstinence of Lent, they can find guidance in the words of Pope St. Leo the Great's sermons. ...

Mar 15, 2019

First Ash Wednesday Service Held in Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament hosted a Blessing and Distribution of Ashes for the first time this year, with Archbishop Leo Cushley of St. Andrews and Edinburgh presiding. ...

Mar 15, 2019

Vatican to Open WWII Secret Archives of Pope Pius XII

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis announced Monday that the Vatican will open its archives on the pontificate of Pope Pius XII. Confi ...

Mar 12, 2019

How the Church in Chile is Helping Women Victims of Domestic Violence

Santiago, Chile, Mar 4, 2019 / 04:58 pm (CNA).- The Vicariate for Social Pastoral Care of Caritas in the Archdiocese of Santiago takes in every year hundreds of women a ...

Mar 12, 2019

Holy Innocent School Owerri Ezukalla Holds Annual Inter House Sports

By Chinecherem Efobi and Nkeiru Ezedinachi Holy Innocent Nursery /Basic School Owerre-Ezukalla, in Orumba South L. ...

Mar 11, 2019



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