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.
Middle linebacker Luke Kuechly of the Carolina Panthers credits his parents and his Catholic faith for making a positive impact on his NFL career and his outlook on life.
Making a Difference: Thousands braved the elements to witness to the dignity of unborn human life, and to protest the gravely immoral practice of abortion.
Concepcion Picciotto spent over three decades living year-round in an anti-nuclear encampment near the White House front lawn, exposed to harsh weather during her disarmament witness.
St. Ignatius College Preparatory High School has suspended 14 students for attending an Jan. 23 outdoor party that "had an inappropriate theme with racial overtones and racist implications."
Camaldolese Benedictine Fr. Bruno Barnhart, author and spiritual director, was "a scintillating intellect, but he also had a deep wisdom. He was a marvelous spiritual director."