Pope: Caring for creation means caring for your brother and sister

VATICAN CITY (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Francis Friday sent a message to an international congress on care for our common home, reminding participants that caring for the environment ultimately means having responsibility for our fellow man.


Black Catholics at congress urged to 'listen, learn, think, act and pray'

ORLANDO, Fla. (CNS) – United by the words of the prophet of social justice, Catholic Church leaders urged black Catholics to become active, just disciples of Christ.


Four-day convocation in Orlando called 'a journey' for U.S. church

ORLANDO, Fla. (CNS) – Theirs was a monumental responsibility: shepherding lay leaders, cardinals, archbishops, bishops, religious, deacons, musicians, event staff, and a legion of volunteers at the historic "Convocation of Catholic Leaders: The Joy of the Gospel in America" July 1-4 in Orlando.