The Daughters of Charity in Cuba

Remove the sandals from your feet because you are on holy ground…  The Daughters of Charity in Cuba [This article and picture were first published on the website of the Daughters of Charity from the Central American Province.  The Pope’s response is taken directly...

Pope’s Easter message –

“we seek to live in service to one another, not to be arrogant, but rather respectful and ready to help.”

Vatican Way of the Cross 2015

Vatican Way of the Cross 2015 “We gaze at you, Jesus, as you are nailed to the cross And our conscience is troubled.”

Pope washes prisoner’s feet – Do we understand?

Pope washes prisoner’s feet – Do we understand?

Pope invites the world “Come and See”

“Come and see!”: Love is more powerful, love gives life, love makes hope blossom in the wilderness. "That is why we tell everyone: “Come and see!”  In every human situation, marked by frailty, sin and death, the Good News is no mere matter of words, but a testimony to...

US Bishops celebrate Mass at border

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Committee on Migration, joined by bishops on the border, will travel to Nogales, Arizona, March 30-April 1 to tour the U.S.-Mexico border and celebrate Mass on behalf of the close to 6,000 migrants who have died in the...

When Popes and Presidents meet

It has happened 27 times! The United States Catholic Conference blog catalogs each occurrance. "President Obama's upcoming meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, March 27, marks the 28th time  a sitting U.S. President has met with a pope. The meetings, which will...

Paths to New Frontiers – Tim Williams CM

Is Pope Francis trying to change the culture of the Church ? Chris Lowney, author of “Pope Francis: Why He Leads the Way He Leads” thinks so ! Tim Williams CM reflects on a recent article in National Catholic Reporter by Chris Lowney titled “Francis challenges us to...