No Time to Die

October 8, 2021

NEW YORK (CNS) — Daniel Craig’s James Bond is a busy man in “No Time to Die” (MGM/United Artists), the actor’s fifth big-screen outing as… Read More

In Africa, parishes work to overcome hesitancy about COVID-19 vaccines

October 8, 2021

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CNS) — Churches need to make it their mission to get people in developing countries vaccinated against COVID-19, said a representative… Read More

Online pivot during pandemic benefits Catholic Mobilization Network

October 8, 2021

WASHINGTON (CNS) — While many businesses and organizations were hamstrung by the near-immediate shutdown wrought last year by the coronavirus pandemic, the Catholic Mobilization Network… Read More

Resisting temptation: Synod process relies on faith, trust

October 8, 2021

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — From Australia’s Plenary Council, Archbishop Mark Coleridge of Brisbane tweeted, “Our small group facilitator was for years a midwife, and she… Read More

Pope will not attend climate summit in Glasgow

October 8, 2021

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis will not be going to the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, as he had hoped. The Vatican… Read More


October 7, 2021

NEW YORK (CNS) — Understated and strikingly realistic, “Mass” (Bleeker Street), actor-turned-writer/director Fran Kranz’s feature film debut, tackles a tough subject: the emotional impact of… Read More

Pope, religious leaders plead for peace, compassion, care for the earth

October 7, 2021

ROME (CNS) — Standing in front of Rome’s Colosseum, Pope Francis called on members of all the world’s religions to be courageous enough to set… Read More

Barron: If religion becomes an afterthought, ‘our society loses its soul’

October 7, 2021

NEW ORLEANS (CNS) — With tensions rising over the proper role of religion in society, the broader culture appears to be compartmentalizing religious faith and… Read More

Same old, same old is suicide, pope says, launching new academic program

October 7, 2021

ROME (CNS) — Academic institutions need to promote an “ecological conversion” that combines natural and social sciences with theology, philosophy and ethics to help humanity… Read More

Black Catholic administrators call out treatment of Haitians at border

October 6, 2021

WASHINGTON (CNS) — A group of Black Catholic administrators is calling on “Catholic leaders to do something, to say something” about undertones of racism they… Read More