The Field Hospital: Parishioners should expect to see the impact of Francis' teaching in the ministry of newly-ordained priests within a few short years.
Faith & Parish
Young Voices: My hobby of studying online maps piqued my global interest, and a multicultural parish celebration last Saturday incarnated that interest.
The ordination of women deacons gained worldwide attention in October.
The Peace Pulpit: Jesus asks of those who are his disciples and especially a confirmed disciple, to be a witness.
Following Pope Francis' lead, the bishop calls for a synod as 'a promising pathway' to focus on the church's daunting challenges.
The Field Hospital: Parishes urged to host proms for developmentally disabled; Archbishop Cupich supports parish in violent neighborhood; TV station investigates Camden priest's relationship with female friend
The Field Hospital: San Diego parish's Faith That Does Justice programs fill the hall; Spokane parish supports several ministries in Guatemala; Catholic layoffs and unemployment.
Works of Mercy: We've collected some of the best responses to our requests for your experiences here to share with our community during this Easter season.
The Peace Pulpit: "Listen to the Spirit, be filled with the Spirit, and live according to the way of the Spirit of Jesus."
The Field Hospital: Fr. William Treacy is still going strong -- presiding at Masses weekly, leading retreats and writing.