UPDATE: Biden thanks pope for speaking up for the poor, fighting climate crisis

October 29, 2021

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis and U.S. President Joe Biden had an unusually long meeting at the Vatican Oct. 29, talking about the climate… Read More

March for Life: Unborn must be part of current U.S. debate over inequality

October 28, 2021

WASHINGTON (CNS) — It’s a question Jeanne Mancini has already been asked so many times, she has an answer ready to go. On Dec. 1,… Read More

March for Life: Unborn must be part of current U.S. debate over inequality

October 28, 2021

WASHINGTON (CNS) — It’s a question Jeanne Mancini has already been asked so many times, she has an answer ready to go. On Dec. 1,… Read More

New Zealand bishops offer pastoral guidelines in response to euthanasia law

October 28, 2021

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (CNS) — New Zealand’s Catholic bishops have prepared guidelines for health professionals, chaplains and priests to assist them in their pastoral work… Read More

Antlers

October 28, 2021

NEW YORK (CNS) — While far removed in intent from a slasher film, the gothic tale “Antlers” (Searchlight) nonetheless abounds in disturbing sights many will… Read More

Cartoonist says images ‘promote empathy’; they’re ‘remarkably powerful’

October 28, 2021

DETROIT (CNS) — If you ask cartoonist Pat Byrnes, the best comeback in history is in the Bible and was brought to us by cartooning. Read More

Vatican extends traditional All Souls’ Day indulgences

October 28, 2021

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — With the COVID-19 pandemic still underway and with restrictions on gatherings still in place in some countries, the Vatican has again… Read More

Afghan family now in U.S. describes last days in Kabul, hopes for future

October 28, 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (CNS) — When the Taliban began taking control of Afghanistan in mid-August, “in one night, everything changed,” recalled Adam. Adam, his wife and… Read More

Eternals

October 27, 2021

NEW YORK (CNS) — A mixed bag, both ethically and cinematically, director and co-writer Chloé Zhao’s Marvel Comics adaptation “Eternals” (Disney) is presented on an… Read More

Lejeune was a servant of life, love and truth, postulator says

October 27, 2021

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — One of the most important “servants of life in the world” was the late French geneticist, Jérôme Lejeune, who dedicated his… Read More