McCarrick removed from the priesthood after being found guilty of abuse

VATICAN CITY (CNS)  Pope Francis has confirmed the removal from the priesthood of Theodore E. McCarrick, the 88-year-old former cardinal and archbishop of Washington.


Florida Catholic school’s prayer service marks school shooting anniversary

PARKLAND, Fla. (CNS) — One day before the anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, neighboring Mary Help of Christians School held a prayer service to pay tribute to the victims.


Pope meets head of Microsoft to discuss ethics in technology, AI

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The president of Microsoft, Brad Smith, told Pope Francis that a "human voice" was needed to speak up in the world of technology today.