Texas city's ordinance creating 'Sanctuary for the Unborn' takes effect

March for Life protestors

LUBBOCK, Texas (CNS) — After a federal court dismissed Planned Parenthood's challenge to a Lubbock ordinance that declares the city a "Sanctuary for the Unborn," a lawyer with the Chicago-based Thomas More Society said he believes these sanctuary cities have solid footing in Texas law.

‘Eucharistic consistency’: What the US bishops will discuss at their meeting next week


Washington, D.C. — The U.S. bishops next week will deliberate and vote on whether to draft a teaching document on the Eucharist — despite the recent request of some bishops to delay such a discussion.

Twin seminarians following one after the other into the priesthood

Ben and Luke Daghir

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Not a day goes by that identical twins Luke and Ben Daghir don't get confused for each other.