After Marine Corps plane crash, military archbishop calls for prayer
July 12, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
Prayers and an exhortation never to forget the sacrifice of military service members were the response of the US military archbishop to a deadly Marine Corps plane crash on Monday.Learn More
Pope Francis creates new path to beatification under ‘offering of life’
July 11, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
On Tuesday Pope Francis declared a new category of Christian life suitable for consideration of beatification called “offering of life” – in which a person has died prematurely through an offering of their life for love of God and neighbor.
Vatican calls on Bishops to prevent Eucharistic abuse in their dioceses
July 08, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
In a new letter to bishops, the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments denounced abuses against the Eucharist and "lack of respect in the sacred sphere," and reiterated existing norms regarding the Eucharist at Mass.
In wake of North Korea threat, bishops call for elimination of nuclear weapons
July 07, 2017 | posted by Catholic News Agency
Just days after North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach Alaska, bishops in the United States and Europe have called for the “total elimination of nuclear weapons.”Learn More