Distressed kayaker saved by Paulists on Lake George

men on tiki boat

ALBANY, N.Y. (CNS) — This is a typical story really about Paulist Fathers, a floating Tiki bar and a kayaker.

Navy commander reverses decision to cancel priests' contracts for services

USS Ronald Reagan

SAN DIEGO (CNS) — The commander of U.S. Navy Region Southwest in San Diego announced late Sept. 8 that for at least the next year, she was reversing her earlier decision to end Catholic services on three Navy bases.

Pope will sign new encyclical in Assisi Oct. 3

Pope Francis elevates host

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis will travel to Assisi Oct. 3 to sign an encyclical on the social, political and economic obligations that flow from a belief that all people are children of God and therefore brothers and sisters to one another.