RNS illustration by Mari Fouz

Mary, mother of Jesus, returns as an icon for pop stars and social justice warriors

Climate change, COVID point to need for radical turn to small farmers

After Notre Dame students organized a petition opposing the university's decision to bring Chick-fil-A to campus, a spokesman said the company responded to the petition's concerns "in a satisfactory manner." (CNS/Reuters/Rashid Umar)

Notre Dame students' opposition to campus Chick-fil-A draws nationwide attention, harassment

Heidi Schlumpf promoted to NCR vice president

Coronavirus

Survey: Vaccine hesitancy declines, spurred partly by religious appeals

Masks, vaccines and rights in the land of freedom and liberty

Opinion

'The Holy Game' is a deep dive into seminarians and soccer

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Our greatest potential

Accountability

Boston Globe: Police charge McCarrick with assault in case dating to 1970s

Two new Canadian Indigenous leaders to prioritize reconciliation

Politics

State finds LA public school district kept millions of federal funds from Catholic schools

Nicaragua's crisis 'is reaching flashpoint,' says witness at Hill hearing

Vatican

Even a pope needs a medical directive

Vaccine proof not needed for Mass in Italy, but required for some functions

Parish

Asian and Pacific Islander sisters in the US speak out against hate incidents

The Latin Mass is not going away soon

World

Vaccine proof not needed for Mass in Italy, but required for some functions

As anniversaries approach, Japan's bishops call for prohibition of nukes

Justice

Climate change, COVID point to need for radical turn to small farmers

Commentary

Remembering a Mexican migrant murdered at the border, and the life she never had

EarthBeat

German bishop: Floods' mental health toll might be worse than property damage

EarthBeat Weekly: Laudato Si' reminds us that ecological conversion must be communal

People

Book Review

Jesuit John O'Malley's memoir tells his 'strange and wonderful story'

'The Holy Game' is a deep dive into seminarians and soccer

Theology

Women believers changed the Roman Empire — now we must change the Roman Church

Commentary

The church is a 'we': reflections on Francis' restricting the Latin Mass

Culture

Book Review

Jesuit John O'Malley's memoir tells his 'strange and wonderful story'

'The Holy Game' is a deep dive into seminarians and soccer

Asian and Pacific Islander sisters in the US speak out against hate incidents

Former Kentucky convent finds new life as compassionate care home