Italian bishops attend a meeting in Rome Nov. 22, 2021. (CNS/Vatican Media)

It's time to find out where religious life can go without patriarchy

Pope Francis' secretary of state tests positive for COVID-19

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Perspective

Accompanying mothers through childbirth offers chance to live out pro-life values

The bicycle shop Collalti's at the Via del Pellegrino in Rome has been selling and repairing bikes since 1889. A new Vatican cycling team was accepted as a member of International Cycling Union in September 2021 at the Vatican. (NCR/Christopher Whit

New Vatican cycling team gears up to share Pope Francis' enthusiasm for riding

Opinion

Views

As Pope Francis' critics vent their anger, what comes out is vaccine disinformation

Francis, the comic strip

Vatican

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As Pope Francis' critics vent their anger, what comes out is vaccine disinformation

Synodality and ecumenism require walking together, say cardinals

Politics

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The divides in the GOP are worse than those the Dems face

Supreme Court takes up former football coach's firing for praying on field

People

Synodality and ecumenism require walking together, say cardinals

Nearby Catholic church reaches out during hostage crisis at synagogue

EarthBeat

Inspired by Pope Francis, Laudato Si' Research Institute on a mission to better the world with research

Young Black Catholics confront nature, racism and the church's way forward

Culture

Growing old with grace and kindness: The life and lives of Sidney Poitier

Book Review

Book highlights vulnerability of refugees in meatpacking plants across American Midwest

World

Pope sends aid to victims in Philippines, migrants on Belarus border

Bishop Franco Mulakkal acquitted in alleged rapes of a nun in India

Every day is the best day in missionary work

Finding community outside our comfort zones

Justice

What Catholic social teaching has to say about the Great Resignation

Contributor

What Howard Thurman can teach Catholics about responding to racism today

Accountability

Polish diocese apologizes after suggestion altar server enjoyed rape

Italian high court faults prosecutors in Vatican-linked case

Coronavirus

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As Pope Francis' critics vent their anger, what comes out is vaccine disinformation

Court blocks vaccine mandate for businesses, allows it for health workers

Parish

Nearby Catholic church reaches out during hostage crisis at synagogue

Commentary

My daughter was a gay Catholic who died by suicide. Here's how the church must protect LGBTQ+ Catholics.

Spirituality

Stretched

Christians should look for signs of God's love in their lives, pope says

Theology

Contributor

What Howard Thurman can teach Catholics about responding to racism today

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time: The hour has come