Virginia bishops approve state’s move to abolish the death penalty

Washington D.C., Feb 5, 2021 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Virginia’s two Catholic bishops welcomed the state legislature’s votes to abolish the death penalty this week.    “We welcome today’s vote by the Virginia House of Delegates to abolish the death penalty, as well as...

Knights of Columbus elect Patrick Kelly next Supreme Knight

Denver Newsroom, Feb 5, 2021 / 03:50 pm (CNA).- Patrick E. Kelly will be the next Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, the largest Catholic men’s fraternity in the world. He succeeds outgoing Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson, who stressed Kelly’s diplomatic and...

Biden’s Immigration Policies Embody Many Key Catholic Principles

Herika Martinez A Guatemalan migrant and his son cross the Rio Grande natural border between El Paso, state of Texas, US, and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua state, Mexico in search of political asylum on January 26, 2021. The U.S. bishops have been supportive of the...

Photo Friday: Our top 5 “brothers” photos!

Welcome to Photo Friday! Each Friday, we share photo collections of our favourite shots from our sponsor sites around the world. Yesterday, February 4 was International Day of Human Fraternity, a time to celebrate and strive for the peace, harmony, and togetherness of...