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Cardinal O'Malley's statement on overturning of Roe v. Wade

The following statement was issued by Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley on June 24, 2022, in response to the Supreme Court's ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, which overturned ...



Growing your wealth and spreading Christ's message through faith-based investingMichael Skillman

If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person?" (1 John 3:17) Catholics are called to spread God's love ...

The Daughters of IsabellaThomas Lester

In the archive resides a handwritten constitution for the National Court, National Order of the Daughters of Isabella, a philanthropic organization founded in New Haven, Connecticut, on May 14, 1897, ...

Harvest timeScott Hahn

Jesus has a vision in this week's Gospel: Satan falling like lightning from the sky, the enemy vanquished by the missionary preaching of His Church. Sent out by Jesus to begin gathering the nations ...

Who We Are: Faith, Mission, and UniversalityMaureen Crowley Heil

At our recent National Conference of the Pontifical Mission Societies in the United States (TPMS USA), we had a special guest with us: Archbishop Giovanni Del Toso, President of TPMS at the Vatican. Many ...

The Celtics -- almost thereDick Flavin

"They'll get 'em the next time." "They're still young. There'll be plenty of other opportunities." "This was a learning experience." "Now that they know what it takes, there will be ...

Pro-lifer 3.0 to abortion-rights supporters: Let's talkCharles C. Camosy

With the U.S. Supreme Court's Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization decision officially out and Roe and Casey no more, America's pro-life movements enter phase 3.0. You didn't ...

Giving birth to a new movementGreg Erlandson

In the 50th year since the Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision allowing abortion on demand, that same court has judged that case wrongly decided and kicked America's most neuralgic issue back ...

New days of Ordinary TimeLucia A. Silecchia

June 24, 2022. In the life of a nation -- as in the life of each person -- days come to face past failings and take steps to correct them. That always begins with an honest admission of prior error. When ...