Pope himself will temporarily lead new department for migrants

Various pontifical councils merged to form new dicastery for 'integral human development'

A martyr for marriage?

The timely and timeless witness of St. John the Baptist

Estelle Erasmus

Isabella Rossellini, the master of reinvention, starts a new chapter at 64

Isabella Rossellini, that icon of fierce femininity, shows us that there are both new frontiers…

Exclusive interview: The priest who made the case for Mother Teresa’s sainthood

Postulator of the cause of canonization of the nun shares her vision for world in need of love

Tess Bercan

A hidden link between diet and depression

Too much of the wrong foods could be affecting your mental health. Fight depression with…

It’s also back-to-school time for our future priests

A Franciscan offers advice to a young man headed to seminary

10 Places to find excellent homilies online

Say a prayer for the priest who gave the disappointing homily, and then check out these sites for something inspiring and edifying

Isn’t praying to the saints idol worship?

Katrina Fernandez fixes it for you in a response to a reader's concern about this practice of the Catholic faith