Writing Aug. 10, Bishop Oscar Cantu of Las Cruces, New Mexico, chairman of the bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace, echoed a recent call from the Korean bishops' conference to support talks to secure the peaceful future of the Korean Peninsula.
Eco Catholic: The total solar eclipse is the first to be seen from coast to coast since 1918. The 70-mile-wide eclipse path spans the continental U.S. from Oregon to South Carolina.
The Museum of Divine Statues is a thoughtfully designed exhibition space with more than 200 artifacts that include reliquaries, crucifixes, a monstrance from Germany and stained-glass windows.
Convocation of Catholic Leaders: "We leave here nourished and refreshed and we go and do what we have to do," Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston said during the Convocation's closing mass.