Pope says, even complaining to God is a form of prayer

By Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — To complain to God in moments of doubt and fear like Abraham did is not something bad...

World faces pressing need to protect water, Vatican official tells U.N.

About World Water Day More information about World Water Day is available online at www.worldwaterday.org. By Catholic News Service UNITED NATIONS (CNS) -- The right to clean water...

Miami archbishop recalls Catholic persecution in Cuba, prays for peace

By Catholic News Service MIAMI (CNS) — On the day the news of Fidel Castro’s death spread, Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami was one...

For vocations, one must go out, listen, call, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — In its ministry to young people, and especially in vocations promotion work, church workers must step out of the sacristy...

What Is Ad Gentes?

Editor’s note – On May 26, 2015 the Archdiocese of Agana held a Public Seminar on Ad Gentes, the Decree by the Second Vatican Council on...

Missionaries are the heroes of evangelization, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Young women and men who are tired of today’s self-centered, materialistic society should consider becoming missionaries — the heroes of...

United States Supreme Court’s Texas decision impacts states, galvanizes both sides

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The Supreme Court’s June 27 decision to strike down restrictions on Texas abortion clinics is having ripple effects on legislation across...

Abortion-related measures signed into law in Indiana, Utah

INDIANAPOLIS (CNS) — A new Indiana law that protects unborn children by banning abortions based on potential disabilities, gender and race “reflects the love...

Pope Benedict: Yearning for mercy is sign of longing for God’s love

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Although he lives a relatively hidden life in a villa in the Vatican Gardens, retired Pope Benedict XVI continues to...

Get up, be faithful to God, Philippine bishops’ head says after election

MANILA, Philippines (CNS) — The head of the Philippine bishops’ conference said it was time to “get up” and be faithful to God, as...

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