(RNS) Today some historians and religious leaders believe Nostra Aetate did not go far enough. I see Nostra Aetate differently.
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(RNS) Fifty years ago, the Roman Catholic Church rejected the charge that the Jewish people are responsible for Jesus’ death, an accusation used for centuries to justify the persecution of Jews.
Speaking at the 59th anniversary of the Synod of Bishops, the pontiff called for changes in the papacy and greater decision-making authority for local bishops.
The Vatican Charasma’s reflections on his personal life “merit respect” but his planned demonstration days before the Synod on the Family is set to begin was “grave and irresponsible.”
Aboard his return flight to Rome, Pope Francis said government officials have a moral right to refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. He also spoke sternly about clergy sex abuse.
WASHINGTON (RNS) The pope delivered a strong address to the shepherds of the U.S. Catholic church but the flock heard love and respect threaded through his homily.
Highlights from the Catholic vice president’s exclusive interview with the Jesuit magazine America: God gives you the gift to get up and get going.
(RNS) The church in the U.S. is more than a third Hispanic — a young and growing community that forms the face of the American Catholic future.