|Pope Francis on women deacons: ‘Holy orders is reserved for men’
|Pope Francis reaffirmed the impossibility of women becoming priests, or even modern Church deacons, in an interview for a book released Tuesday in Italy.
|Notre Dame students publish letter objecting to drag show on campus
|In a letter to the editor published Oct. 24 in the Observer student newspaper, two seniors objected to a planned Nov. 3 show.
|Catholic couple in Israel baptizes baby in haste: ‘The only hope is in the Church’
|An Arab-Israeli doctor and his Italian wife chose to baptize their baby sooner than planned and are leaning on their faith as they plan for worsening conditions.
|Synod on Synodality addresses the Church in letter to the people of God
|“This is not about ideology but about an experience rooted in the apostolic tradition,” says the letter inviting the faithful to play a larger role in “decision-making.”
|Pope Francis: To evangelize, ‘faith must be inculturated’
|At his weekly general audience, Pope Francis recounted the story of Sts. Cyril and Methodius as one of encounter with the Slavic people.