How to spot fake news
Dec 01 2016
If you are one of the many Americans who get most of your news on Facebook, please stop right now.

Advancing the freedom to serve
Nov 30 2016
In the wake of the national elections, Catholic News Service is posting a series of columns from leading archbishops on key issues facing the church and the new Trump administration.

Amen: Transform young hearts into places of prayer
Nov 29 2016
Praying with young children doesn’t have to be intimidating. There are moments throughout the day that can be turned into opportunities to teach little ones about God.

Archbishop Lori: “Formation for Evangelization”
Nov 29 2016
Archbishop Lori's speech, “Formation for Evangelization”, from the Ecumenical Institute at St. Mary’s Seminary and University Nov. 10, 2016.

Archbishop Lori's Homily: Solemnity of Christ the King
Nov 23 2016
Archbishop William E. Lori's homily celebrating the Solemnity of Christ the King at the Knights of Columbus Mid-Year Meeting on Nov. 20.

A pilgrim, a bishop and his iPhone
Nov 17 2016
What I particularly love about the Pilgrim is that he was preoccupied, not about any of the passing, evanescent goods of the world, but rather about prayer, about a sustained contact with the eternal God.

Amen: Amid change, same message
Nov 17 2016
Through all of this change, the message of the church remains the same: Jesus Christ – yesterday, today and forever, as St. John Paul II reminded us.

Catholicism embodied: “The Pivotal Players”
Nov 14 2016
There are important things to be learned from each of these God-touched human personalities for the challenges Catholicism faces in the post-modern world of the twenty-first century.

The wonder of words
Nov 14 2016
Language truly is a wonderful tool, and the love-driven process of constructing sentences enables us to understand one another, build bridges and progress toward common, good goals.

Help others believe in their own goodness
Nov 10 2016
The best gift we can give is to help someone else to believe in his or her own goodness.

When the saints come marching in
Nov 10 2016
Saints aren’t just people who lived a long time ago and loved Jesus and performed miracles. They are also members of our family.

Archbishop Lori's Homily: Closing of Holy Doors
Nov 08 2016
The Jubilee Year of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis is truly all about us – it’s about me, and it’s about you, it’s about a world all in need of God’s mercy.

Our Back Pages: Basilica hit milestone in 2006
Nov 07 2016
The historic Baltimore Basilica, America's first cathedral, completed an extensive restoration 10 years ago this month.

Stakes raised on freedom
Nov 03 2016
By suggesting that the government be free to force people of faith to violate their consciences, the USCCR report puts all our charitable works at risk.