Forum puts Catholic social teaching perspective on pandemic

Casting the coronavirus pandemic as a moral issue, a Georgetown University forum explored how Catholic social teaching could be brought to bear.

Catholic organizations urge communities to respond to US census

A baker's dozen of Catholic organizations, from dioceses to religious orders to Catholic Charities affiliates, have signed on to a joint statement urging all to take part in the 2020 U.S. census.

Update: Second resident dies at Jeanne Jugan Residence in Newark, Del.

A second resident has died as a result of coronavirus at the Jeanne Jugan Residence in Newark, others with the illness are improving and all of the 40 residents who live in nursing units are being treated with the greatest precaution.

Vatican statistics show decline in number of consecrated men, women

The decrease in the number of religious brothers and of women in religious orders is "worrying," according to the Vatican statistics office.