Salvadoran bishops demand justice after seminary rector is fatally shot

Fr. Ricardo Cortez is the third priest killed in El Salvador in the last 18 months, and most of the country's bishops showed up to his funeral Mass to demand justice for the killing. 

Calling out racism, El Paso bishop forms commission a year after massacre

He was surrounded by photos of fellow El Pasoans, who spent the last moments of their lives one summer evening a year ago, running for safety while shopping at superstore.

Hunger high on list of battles that aid agency CRS faces amid pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic commands global attention, for those working at organizations such as Catholic Relief Services, the health crisis is one in a long list of emergencies staff must tend to in its mission to help the world's poorest.

New accusation surfaces against former US prelate McCarrick

A firm that has filed previous legal complaints against former Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick and church entities added another complainant July 21 against the defrocked prelate, leveling a new accusation that he allegedly abused its new client as a boy at a beach house in Sea Girt, New Jersey, in the early 1980s.