Ernesto Cardenal believed in revolution, and in the church doing its part

Ernesto Cardenal was the priest and poet for the poor and others at the margins. Today, the church isn't quite so afraid of his vision, unlike the iconic moment between Cardenal and Pope John Paul II.

Philippine bishop: Duterte's drug war is 'illegal, immoral and anti-poor'

A Catholic bishop in the Philippines said his government's controversial war on drugs is really a war against the country's poor.

Vatican makes progress on pushing drug availability for kids with HIV

An initiative to identify and properly treat children living with HIV has gained new momentum as international organizations and pharmaceutical companies respond to a Vatican push to look past profit to doing the right thing.

Church leaders in Sudan's Nuba Mountains say they support the people

Caught between a repressive government to the north and a civil war to the south, residents of the Nuba Mountains of Sudan face difficult choices as they ponder their future.