Carol Glatz

Catholic News Service

Victory is not raising a flag on a pile of rubble, pope says on Palm Sunday Default Thumbnail
Vatican

Victory is not raising a flag on a pile of rubble, pope says on Palm Sunday

VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Jesus obeyed the most challenging of commandments: to love one’s enemies; and He invites humanity to do the same by breaking a vicious cycle of evil, […]

At COP26, Vatican delegation calls for solidarity with poorer nations Default Thumbnail
National

At COP26, Vatican delegation calls for solidarity with poorer nations

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — As the U.N. Climate Change Conference was nearing its final day, the Vatican delegation urged parties to deliver on the financing, resources and standards needed to […]

Biden thanks pope for speaking up for the poor, fighting climate crisis Default Thumbnail
National

Biden thanks pope for speaking up for the poor, fighting climate crisis

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis and U.S. President Joe Biden had an unusually long meeting at the Vatican Oct. 29, talking about the climate crisis and poverty, among other […]

Church needs to hear God speaking through those who are hurting, pope says Default Thumbnail
National

Church needs to hear God speaking through those who are hurting, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — To listen to the Holy Spirit, members of the Church must listen to each other and especially to those who are marginalized, Pope Francis said, explaining […]

Pope Francis says Benedict rightly warned against not respecting life Default Thumbnail
Vatican

Pope Francis says Benedict rightly warned against not respecting life

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis praised his predecessor’s courage in denouncing the danger of people no longer respecting or understanding the sacredness of human life.a Pope Francis highlighted retired […]

Vaccination is an act of love, pope says in ad campaign Default Thumbnail
National

Vaccination is an act of love, pope says in ad campaign

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When each individual makes a small act of charity, like getting the COVID-19 vaccine, every gesture added together can transform the world, Pope Francis said in […]

Follow me: New media entertainment sets the stage for new evangelization Default Thumbnail
National

Follow me: New media entertainment sets the stage for new evangelization

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — It was quite fitting for a Catholic actor and a Christian director of a new streaming series on the life of Jesus to meet Pope Francis […]

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation Default Thumbnail
Vatican

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

VATICAN CITY (CNS)  — To help lead the world’s Catholics along a journey of intensified action in caring for creation, Pope Francis asked everyone to join a new global grassroots […]

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation Default Thumbnail
Vatican

Pope asks all Catholics to step up commitment to saving creation

VATICAN CITY (CNS)  — To help lead the world’s Catholics along a journey of intensified action in caring for creation, Pope Francis asked everyone to join a new global grassroots […]

Riding the green wave: Momentum for Laudato Si’ gears up Default Thumbnail
National

Riding the green wave: Momentum for Laudato Si’ gears up

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — When the special Laudato Si’ Anniversary Year closes May 24, it will celebrate progress made over the past five years, and it will launch a new […]

Vatican says no blessing gay unions, no negative judgment on gay people Default Thumbnail
Vatican

Vatican says no blessing gay unions, no negative judgment on gay people

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — While homosexual men and women must be respected, any form of blessing a same-sex union is “illicit,” said the Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of the […]

Vatican Radio celebrates its 90th anniversary Default Thumbnail
Vatican

Vatican Radio celebrates its 90th anniversary

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Celebrating its 90th anniversary, Vatican Radio received well-wishes from Pope Francis and an avid listener who is the second oldest person in the world. Sister Andre, […]