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My Life Was at a Crossroads. Discernment Gave Me the Courage to Act.

Big decisions call for careful attention to God. But how do we do that? Matt Briand explains by sharing how he discerned his vocation.

Pope accepts resignation of Paris archbishop, who denies accusations

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Archbishop Michel Aupetit of...

In Advent, we get ready ‘for whatever God wishes’ for us, says cardinal

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Advent “is about being ready for whatever God wishes to do with...

Justices seem willing to allow Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban

WASHINGTON (CNS) — In the Supreme Court’s first major abortion case in decades — which...

God can act in unexpected ways, calling for brave acceptance, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — St. Joseph teaches people to learn to take life as it...

UPDATE: Clergy comfort students, community after tragic high school shooting

LAKE ORION, Mich. (CNS) — Many were not Catholic, but they arrived at St. Joseph...

A Genius for Humanity: Remembering Stephen Sondheim

In the wake of theater composer Stephen Sondheim’s death on November 26, Shane Liesegang, SJ tries to understand why the loss feels so personal for so many.

All eyes are on Supreme Court for its biggest abortion case in decades

WASHINGTON (CNS) — When the Supreme Court hears oral arguments Dec. 1 for the biggest...

Teacher fired by Catholic school wins appeal to continue lawsuit

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Nov. 23 that an Indiana trial...

Designer picks simple fabric, Cypriot symbols for pope’s vestments

BEIRUT (CNS) — The Lebanese designer for Pope Francis’ vestments for Mass in Cyprus chose...