Rain falls as Pope Francis walks past a statue of Mary and the Christ Child
as he celebrates Mass adjacent to the airport in Tacloban, Philippines, Jan.
CNS photo/Malacanang photo bureau handout via EPA
Pope Francis tells Filipinos to protect the family
By: Francis X. Rocca
MANILA, Philippines — Pope Francis told a crowd of an estimated 6 million gathered in a Manila park to protect the family “against insidious attacks and programs contrary to all that we hold true and ...
Catholic schools crucial to church’s mission
By: William Hill
The Diocese of Pittsburgh will celebrate Catholic Schools Week from Jan. 25-31 with many activities highlighting the theme “Catholic Schools — Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.”