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As fires sweep through California, Catholics offer prayers and support Watch

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In the face of ongoing fires throughout California, Catholic organizations have responded with prayers, shelter, and food. Sacramento, ... continue reading


In opioid-hit west Michigan, Catholic Charities plans to open detox center Watch

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Catholic Charities West Michigan has announced plans to build a $4.5 million detox center, expected to serve 700 people a year recovering ... continue reading



Why Christians Can Celebrate Halloween - and Evangelize the Culture Watch

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The Church has often taken secular holidays and, in a sense, baptized them, as a means of infusing the values of the Gospel into the ... continue reading


Dia de los Muertos about more than the 'bread of the dead,' bishop says Watch

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Dia de los Muertos, or "Day of the Dead," is a primarily Mexican way of celebrating the feasts of All Souls Day and All Saints Day. Los ... continue reading


What to do about Halloween? Catholic moms and an exorcist weigh in Watch

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For years, Cecilia Cunningham and her husband took their children trick - or - treating in their then-suburban Philadelphia neighborhood. ... continue reading


Pregnant college students need to know their rights, pro-life group says Watch

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As many pregnant students say they face pressure to have abortions to advance their education and careers, one pro-life group has released ... continue reading



USCCB to give dioceses $10 million for local mission projects Watch

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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) announced on Monday that it has allocated $9.9 million in grants for ... continue reading


Archbishop Gomez asks for prayers for those impacted by Calif. fires Watch

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As 16 wildfires continue to incinerate thousands of acres of land in California, destroying businesses and homes, Archbishop Jose Gomez has ... continue reading


Ohio teen disqualified from cross-country race over hijab Watch

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An Ohio teen is speaking out after being disqualified from an Oct. 19 cross-country meet because she was wearing a hijab. Toledo, Ohio, ... continue reading


Hearing warns of increasing attacks on holy sites, houses of worship Watch

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The protection of holy sites and houses of worship was the subject of a recent hearing held by the U.S. Commission on International ... continue reading


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