Doctor answers call to heal in war-torn region of Sudan

Doctor answers call to heal in war-torn region of Sudan Catholic surgeon treats wounds, illnesses in area where rebels are striving to be free ...

Jamaica-based order makes global impact

Jamaica-based order makes global impact Missionaries of the Poor have some 600 members worldwide, with abundance of applicants

Searching for ways to keep Catholic schools open More than 2,000 Catholic schools shut their doors in the past 12 years.

Charities apply lessons from Katrina Church agencies on Gulf Coast take stock of what’s needed for recovery

Programs try to avert Latino Catholics' culture clash Young English-speaking Hispanics’ ministry needs differ from those of elders

Photographer's Notebook: World Youth Day 2011

Photographer's Notebook: World Youth Day 2011 The city of Madrid left a heavy footprint on the latest World Youth Day

Out-of-work laborer finds safe harbor at Catholic shelter In a previous decade perhaps, Mark Elias estimates he could land a manual-labor or ...