Jesus invites people to hear him, know him, follow him, pope says

Pope at window

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Christians must listen to God's word, go where Christ goes, seek those who are lost and reach out to their neighbors, Pope Francis said.


Vatican releases pope's message for World Day of Prayer for Vocations

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VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Christian vocation is for all members of the church to work together and show that one human family united in love is not a utopia but is the reason God created humanity, Pope Francis said.


Leaked draft of Supreme Court opinion indicates overturn of Roe decision

protestors at Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (CNS) — The Supreme Court appears set to overturn its Roe v. Wade decision, which legalized abortion for nearly 50 years, according to a leaked initial draft of a court opinion obtained by Politico and published online the evening of May 2.