Church officials weigh in on wage debate

Church officials weigh in on wage debate U.S. bishops remain consistent in supporting an increased minimum wage, but others say ...

Catholic groups provide dignified burials for unclaimed bodies

Catholic groups provide dignified burials for unclaimed bodies With cash-strapped cities struggling with burials, dioceses, organizations perform ...

Special ministry needs spring up in North Dakota's oil boomtowns

Special ministry needs spring up in North Dakota's oil boomtowns Long hours, lack of housing make it difficult to meet spiritual needs of oil workers, ...

Why the disconnect between recovery and poverty?

Why the disconnect between recovery and poverty? Country’s tax and economic policies favor the fortunate few, Catholic economist argues

Balancing risks, rewards of hydraulic fracturing

Balancing risks, rewards of hydraulic fracturing Environment, concern for poor and common good are issues to be evaluated, say Catholic ...

Weighing virtues in the national debt debate While care for poor is paramount, some Catholics argue more temperance, prudence are ...

'Fiscal cliff' could devastate country's poorest Bishops’ letter urges cuts to spending that would have least impact on society’s most ...