Frustrations over changes at Manhattan College, established by the De La Salle Christian Brothers in 1853, boiled over in January, as faculty members approved a no-confidence vote in president Milo Riverso.
Cardinal Christoph Schönborn of Vienna warned of schism as German bishops want to keep to their reform course despite the latest letter from Rome, which halted the vote on the statutes of a Synodal Committee.
Catholic leaders and local officials condemned Feb. 23 an attempt by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to shut down a Catholic nonprofit serving migrants and asylum-seekers at the Southern border, calling it an abuse of power and a violation of religious liberty.
During the Catholic Youth Climate Summit Feb. 25 in Chicago, Cardinal Blase Cupich told about 100 high schoolers that young people hold a credibility that older generations lack due to how they have treated the planet.
"Al-Mizan: A Covenant for the Earth" represents "the collective voice of the Islamic community on environmental issues," its authors write, and calls all Muslims to be responsible stewards of the Earth.
In While You Were Out, Meg Kissinger, for many years a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel investigative journalist, probes the mental illness and shame underlying her '60s upbringing as one of eight children in suburban Chicago.
"Carol & The End of the World" is an adult animated dystopian show that effectively asks viewers to consider what they would do with just one year to live — and, by extension, how they really want to live today.
Women religious haven't been spared the suffering the Catholic Church is going through in Nicaragua, said a sister GSR correspondent Rhina Guidos met with in January while visiting El Salvador. At a moment's notice, she'd had to prepare to welcome a group of nuns forced to leave their ministry behind in Nicaragua.
In the desert Jesus awakened to who he was and his new way of seeing the people around him and the time he was in. Lent invites us to take the time needed to become more aware of who we are and to see others in a new way.