Even people who knew Anna Kurzweil well wouldn’t have guessed she was a millionaire, but she left a $2 million gift for the Jesuits upon her death in September 2012.
The U.S. bishops' Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs announced its launching of a new National Catholic-Muslim Dialogue, and Chicago Archbishop Blase J. Cupich is its first Catholic co-chairman.
Column: The problem I have with giving up social media for Lent, however, is that it ignores that sometimes social media use is good
Eco Catholic: The award-winning poet, fiction writer and essayist is teaming up with the Dominican Sisters of Peace to pass on his family's farming legacy to a new generation.
At the Intersection: The Zika virus adds to the hardship women face regarding fertility and pregnancy and a lack of access to control over their own bodies.
Bishop Steven J. Lopes was installed as first bishop of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter to serve former Anglicans living full communion with the Catholic Church.
Simply Spirit: The author felt discouraged about the country, but a friend's service to disadvantaged young people snapped her out of it.
Young Voices: Students and organizations like Interfaith Youth Core are taking on prejudice and misunderstanding between religious groups with direct, social actions.
An early morning fire last week engulfed a three-story Catholic Worker house in Denver, leaving 12 people without a home. There are no immediate plans to relocate the guests.
Conversations with Sr. Camille: Cody McCone prays for a Third Vatican Council, and shares a humorous reason for praying frequently to Sts. Anthony and Jude.