Pope Francis: A Year in Review

Pope Francis: A Year in Review A pictorial look at Pope Francis' first year of papacy

Payment not required for funerals

Payment not required for funerals Customary practices to tip priest, others at funeral are nice if you can afford it, ...

Opening the Word: Journey toward Easter

Opening the Word: Journey toward Easter Use the 40 days of renewal during Lent to reflect upon how Jesus brought us back from ...

In Central African Republic, ‘this is the devil’

In Central African Republic, ‘this is the devil’ Church leaders plead for peace as civil war has left thousands dead and whole ...

Pope Francis brings a year of shock and awe

Pope Francis brings a year of shock and awe Surprises, nearly universal admiration follow 12 months after his election to chair of ...

Francis: Mission of peace ‘begins at home’

Francis: Mission of peace ‘begins at home’ Throughout his yearlong pontificate, pope has strived to make unity in warring nations ...

Context is crucial in films like ‘Philomena’

Context is crucial in films like ‘Philomena’ Tales of mistreating children, unwed mothers ignore true compassion brought by the ...

Letters to the Editor for March 9, 2014 Seminary screening, minimum wage, Catholic Colleges, same-sex marriage, and death penalty

One year ago in St. Peter’s Square

One year ago in St. Peter’s Square Nobody waiting in Rome could know what Francis had in store for the Church

10 indicators that Pope Francis has changed your life

10 indicators that Pope Francis has changed your life The one-year anniversary of Pope Francis’ pontificate