Pilot to protect poor from benefit cliff

“Sarah” wanted to work and to provide for her four children.

Take 5 with Father: Powered by Prayer

Meet Father Albert Kanjirathumkal, HGN, who loves serving in a rural parish, celebrating the sacraments, and starting his day in prayer.

Rich in mercy

When you enter the confessional at Our Mother of Mercy Parish in Fort Worth, the first thing you see is an enormous painting of Jesus in a white garment with red and white rays emanating outward: the Divine Mercy image.

Catholic doctor gives medical view of Christ's passion, crucifixion

DAVENPORT, Iowa (CNS) — Jesus likely died from excessive blood loss, a Catholic surgeon said April 4 during a talk that examined the 18 hours of Christ’s passion and crucifixion from a medical perspective.

Family tradition: Carrying the cross on Jerusalem's Via Dolorosa

JERUSALEM (CNS) — For four decades, Mousa Kamar has taken his place at the head of the heavy wooden cross used during the Franciscan Good Friday procession on the Via Dolorosa.