Easter is characterized by the victory over death expressed most fully in the great resounding cry: Alleluia!
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The U.S. Catholic Church provides the compassion of Christ in numerous ways, including through health care institutions, schools and universities, charities and social service agencies, and the work of individuals, parish communities, and diocesan entities.
Pope Francis has named Father Jeffrey M. Fleming, a priest of the Diocese of Helena, who currently serves as chancellor, moderator of the curia, and a...
On the weekend of April 23-24, the Catholic faithful across the United States will “strengthen the Church at home” by giving to the Catholic Home Miss...
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) has been presented with a relic of Blessed Carlo Acutis by Archbishop Domenico Sorrentino of the Dioc...
With a special focus on Ukraine, Pope Francis’ Easter celebrations in Rome highlighted lessons for humanity during wartime.
Let us pray for health care workers who serve the sick and the elderly, especially in the poorest countries; may they be adequately supported by governments and local communities.”
Bishop Andrew Cozzens, chairman of the Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis, gives the mission and vision of the National Eucharistic Revival set to officially launch on Corpus Christi Sunday in 2022.
The Mystery of the Eucharist in the Life of the Church
Ordination of a Bishop, of Priests, and of Deacons
The National Directory for the Formation, Ministry, and Life of Permanent Deacons in the United States of America
The Power of Forgiveness: Pope Francis on Reconciliation
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