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Supreme Court rules cross in national park might be preserve

By Patricia Zapor WASHINGTON (CNS) — With a tangled set of six opinions, the Supreme Court ruled April 28 that it could be constitutional for the federal government to permit […]

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Pope praises two Italian saint-priests for their great charity

By Sarah Delaney VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Anticipating his upcoming visit to Turin, Pope Benedict XVI highlighted the lives of two saints from the northern Italian city who as priests […]

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Honoring priest, sister jubilarians and future priests

Today’s Catholic Editorial It was a day to give thanks to God at Pontifical College Josephinum in Columbus, Ohio, last Sunday. Our own Bishop-emeritus John M. D’Arcy, ordained two brothers […]

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Bishop Rhoades makes pastoral visit to Bishop Dwenger

By Mary Kinder FORT WAYNE — It was Monday morning at Bishop Dwenger High School, but not a typical one. In the parking lot, a few students stood in a […]

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Fort Wayne, England meet via video exchange

By Tim Johnson FORT WAYNE — Technology has allowed a special exchange between sixth-grade students of St. John the Baptist, Fort Wayne, and fifth-year pupils of St. Benedict’s School in […]

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Bishop Rhoades talks on vocation discernment at Moreau Seminary

By Diane Freeby NOTRE DAME — “Discernment of the call to the priesthood is more than an intellectual exercise. Yes, the mind is involved, but so must be the heart. […]

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Coonan brothers ordained to the transitional diaconate

By Timothy Johnson COLUMBUS, Ohio — Two brothers, Matthew M. Coonan and Terrence M. Coonan, Jr., were ordained as transitional deacons on Sunday, April 25. They are now just a […]

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Podcast: May 2, 2010

The May 18, 2010 issue of Today’s Catholic covers the ordination of Matthew Coonan and Terrence Coonan, Jr., on April 25 at St. Turibius Chapel at Pontifical College Josephinum. The […]

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Bishops ramp up efforts to mobilize church to support new arms pact

By Dennis Sadowski WASHINGTON (CNS) — Senate ratification of the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty is a moral imperative and a necessary step toward the eventual goal of total nuclear […]

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Parents in USCCB-commissioned poll express concern over media content

By Mark Pattison WASHINGTON (CNS) — Parents are concerned about the content of the media to which their children are exposed and are eager to exert more control over that […]

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Improve your prayer life today

A friend of mine confided that she started saying a daily rosary after her son graduated from college and moved 2,000 miles away. Another friend told me she started praying […]

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In the Resurrection Jesus triumphed

5th Sunday of Easter Jn 13:31-33a, 34-35 As throughout this Easter season, the Acts of the Apostles supplies the first reading for this weekend’s liturgy. This reading tells the story […]