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February 11, 2021
When 7-year-old Dante Olshefski set out to do a good deed, he had no idea he would inspire so many others to do the same. Dante, who is in second grade, came home from school one day and told his...
February 9, 2021
In this, the year of St. Joseph, get into the spirit of Lent through a new video reflection series offered by Seton Hall University.
February 4, 2021
Last week 56 parish teams and over 150 people, including all four Archdiocesan Auxiliary Bishops and our Chancellor, participated in “The Gathering: Parishes Alive and on Mission.”
January 29, 2021
A year ago, children rarely complained when they could not go to school. Now, when so many have gone without the comforting familiarity of school for so long, it is clear that learning, playing and...
January 28, 2021
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis met with David M. Beasley, the executive director of the U.N. World Food Program, which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2020. Headquartered in Rome, the WFP...
January 27, 2021
  After serving 28 months in prison, Anthony’s life was transformed when he met Fr. Joe D'Amico, director of the Archdiocese of Newark’s prison ministry. They met at a reentry center in Kearny...
January 27, 2021
CARMEL, Ind. (CNS) -- As often seems to be the case, Jan. 22 was the coldest day of the week as hundreds of people in central Indiana participated in a solemn observance of the 48th anniversary of...
January 26, 2021
Having an abortion is a traumatic life-altering experience that can cause physical and emotional pain and suffering for years to come. This was the stark message from Cheryl Riley, the director of...
January 26, 2021
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Renewing the membership of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, a body of scholars that engages in research for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, Pope Francis added...
January 23, 2021
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- In the age of instant communications and fake news, journalists -- like everyone else -- need to recover the practice of going out and verifying information before they share...

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January 22, 2021
El 6 de enero del 2021, a pocos días de entrar en un año que prometía un nuevo comienzo después de los disturbios sociales y de las dificultades económicas causadas por la pandemia del COVID-19 y por...
January 20, 2021
CIUDAD DEL VATICANO (CNS) -- Cuando una persona siente el llamado de Dios, puede ser intimidante o aterrador, dijo el papa Francisco, pero los cristianos pueden estar seguros de que el llamado fluye...
January 14, 2021
CIUDAD DEL VATICANO (CNS) -- La Congregación del Vaticano para el Culto Divino y la Disciplina de los Sacramentos pidió a los sacerdotes que tomen precauciones especiales contra el COVID-19 este año...
January 14, 2021
CIUDAD DEL VATICANO (CNS) -- Reconociendo "los dones de cada persona bautizada" --mujeres y hombres-- el papa Francisco ordenó un cambio en el derecho canónico y las normas litúrgicas para que...
January 8, 2021
Hay muchas razones por las que este nuevo año justifica el patrocinio especial de José, el hombre justo que obedeció calladamente las instrucciones que le dio el mensajero de Dios en al menos cuatro...

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