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Pope remembers victims of Soviet-made famine in Ukraine, prays for peace

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Praying for peace in Ukraine, Pope Francis remembered both the victims...

Bishop decries second spate of gun fatalities in two weeks in Virginia

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (CNS) — Just ahead of Thanksgiving Day, “a time where we celebrate what...

Catholic advocates call COP27 deal on loss and damage ‘real breakthrough’

A historic, late-hour deal reached at the U.N. climate change summit to establish a “loss...

Pope: Spiritual consolation is deep joy that motivates one to ‘do good’

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The spiritual practice of discernment, of seeing where God is at...

Ghana striker named for Caritas volunteer who helped his parents in Spain

ACCRA, Ghana (CNS) — As Ghana’s national soccer team, the Black Stars, joins other national...

Washington Archdiocese’s pro-life Mass in January to have more local focus

WASHINGTON (CNS) — With the pro-life landscape shifting to the states after the Supreme Court...

Priest calls serving alongside military members as Army chaplain ‘humbling’

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (CNS) — As much as Father Lukasz J. Willenberg misses being part of...

Pope suspends Caritas Internationalis officers, appoints administrator

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis has suspended the secretary-general and other top officers of...

Doing God’s will means working for peace, pope tells World Jewish Congress

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Christians and Jews are called to give witness to their faith...

U.S. Catholic leaders speak out against three November executions

WASHINGTON (CNS) — In the third week of November, three executions by lethal injection took...