Catholic high school welcomes students with special needs into new program

Two Bernadette Scholars hug after completing their entry in a home economics cupcake competition in December 2019.

MISHAWAKA, Ind. (CNS) — Grocery shopping and Christmas-themed aerobics classes are not part of a typical high school curriculum. But at Marian High School, they offer important lessons for some students.

"Malawi chose us" - Denton parishioners establish African charity

Orant Charities medical clinic sees more than 50,000 patients per year.  (Courtesy/Orant Charities)

When Seth Morgan and Michael Tenny decided to start a charity that would make a difference in the world, they carefully weighed their options. 

Iowa priest-photographer surprised by appeal of viral cattle cross image

BANKSTON, Iowa (CNS) — It wasn’t a miracle, but the scene that unfolded on Dan and Judy Gotto’s farm in Bankston shortly before Christmas became a beautiful testament to faith.

Length of Catholic sermons a small percentage of Christian counterparts

Bishop Olson gives the homily at Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish in Wichita Falls

WASHINGTON (CNS) — If experience can't prove it, data scraping will: Catholic sermons are shorter than their Protestant counterparts.