Pope Francis opens synod, encouraging church to master the 'art of encounter'

Vatican ambassador confirms Francis set to meet Biden this month

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Franciscan sisters' land ethic invites local community to garden, explore, learn

Opinion

Commentary

It's past time for the US and other nuclear powers to disarm

Views

Links: New priests; Democratic voter divide; uneven economic recovery

Politics

Views

Links: New priests; Democratic voter divide; uneven economic recovery

Vatican ambassador confirms Francis set to meet Biden this month

New report on Midwest 'factory towns' shakes up the way we look at politics

Pope Francis meets with US Speaker of the House Pelosi

Biden nominates pro-life Democrat Donnelly as new Vatican ambassador

After meeting pope, Merkel says they discussed abuse, climate change

People

One year later, advocates pressure for charges to be dropped in toppling of Serra statue

Northern Irish diocese's plan to redress abuse criticized for payment caps

EarthBeat

Pope should send Greta Thunberg to COP26 in his place

Greta Thunberg is 'open' to meeting Biden at UN climate summit

Culture

'Jesus Christ Superstar': The controversial musical phenomenon turns 50

Book Review

New book urges Catholics to face into the dark night of our times

World

Northern Irish diocese's plan to redress abuse criticized for payment caps

Details released on El Salvador's upcoming beatifications as COVID-19 rises

Outraged at mistreatment of Haitians, sisters take Biden administration to task

Psychological, emotional and verbal abuse by priests still ignored

Justice

One year later, advocates pressure for charges to be dropped in toppling of Serra statue

Commentary

It's past time for the US and other nuclear powers to disarm

Coronavirus

Details released on El Salvador's upcoming beatifications as COVID-19 rises

Three Vatican Swiss Guards who refused vaccination return home

Parish

New York diocese's unexpected removal of popular CNN priest roils parish

The quiet revolution of German Catholics

Spirituality

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Theology

Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time: A story of inheritance

Book Review

New book urges Catholics to face into the dark night of our times