Australian priests ‘willing to go to jail’ rather than break seal of confessional

'When the state tries to intervene on our religious freedom, undermine the essence of what it means to be a Catholic, we will resist'…

Faith of Our Fathers: Why a Masculine Example of Holiness Is Vital for Children Feature for Father’s Day

It’s essential for fathers to take the lead with their children…

United States Restores Columbus Letter to the Vatican

Ambassador to the Holy See returned a recovered copy of a letter written by Christopher Columbus…

Vatican reports ‘crisis of vocations’ as seminarian numbers fall worldwide

The figures come in the Vatican’s official statistical record, the Annuarium Statisticum Ecclesiae…

Bishops pledge to fight on after abortion vote in Argentina

Approved in the lower house of congress through a 129-125 vote…

`Born for this moment’ Los Angeles ordains 9 new priests

You were born for this moment — when you give yourselves to Jesus…

Catholic hospitals in Ireland will be required to perform abortions, says Leo Varadkar

The Irish prime minister said doctors and nurses would be able to opt out but not publicly funded institutions…

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Bishop Barros

And two other Chilean bishops on June 11…

Pope: Communion for Protestants married to Catholics requires further study

Pope Francis has invited German bishops to await legislation that is applicable to the whole universal Church…

Pope at General Audience: ‘we are called to be gifts for others’

Pope Francis dedicated his catechesis on Wednesday to the Sacrament of Confirmation…