Catholic scholars Sept. 20 reaffirmed the Catholic church's long-standing prohibition on artificial birth control as outlined in Humanae Vitae.
Updated: Archbishop Paul-André Durocher will be recognized for efforts in advancing the discussion of female deacons and promoting female leadership within the Catholic church.
Cardinal Peter Turkson said Pope Francis has been strongly influenced by discussions from the Vatican conference in April that rejected just war theory.
Distinctly Catholic: The myth of upward mobility did not concern early Americans, and the vastness of the continent provided a ready alternative for the poor.
One day after a knife-wielding man injured nine people at a shopping mall near St. Cloud, Bishop Donald Kettler called for prayers for those impacted by the violence.
Obituary: The Iowa priest was a former executive director of the Catholic Campaign for Human Development and devised the "Two Feet of Social Justice" model.
NCR Today: If Catholic attitudes about Islam and Muslims are to improve, dioceses need to re-established and strengthen their offices for ecumenical and interfaith affairs.
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput appeared on Notre Dame's campus Thursday, speaking about the bleak consequences for a society when infidelity and promiscuity run rampant and families break down.
Catholic Relief Services hiring a veteran employee -- the agency's No. 2 -- Sean Callahan, as its new president and CEO.
A national Catholic advocacy group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues will honor Jesuit Fr. James Martin with its Bridge Building Award Oct. 30.