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Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Abortion jurisprudence and unregulated artificial reproduction present a huge challenge for state courts.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
According to a new poll, the number of Americans with no religious affiliation now exceeds the number of Catholics, the nation’s largest Christian denomination.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Men are proceeding with their ordinations in the post-McCarrick era.
In Person
Peter Jesserer Smith
Ulf and Birgitta Ekman have written an autobiographical book about their journey to the Catholic Church and how it has transformed their life in Christ and proclamation of the Gospel.
In Person
Peter Jesserer Smith
Freelancer Cody Weddle recounts his recent arrest by the Venezuelan government and shares his firsthand view of Venezuela’s economic and political breakdown.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
HHS awards the Obria Group $5.1 million over three years.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Analysts say that proposed federal work requirements could have some merit, but a greater need is addressing the bureaucratic disincentives to building wealth through work and marriage.
Education
Peter Jesserer Smith
Father Seamus O’Kielty passed away as Christendom College’s assistant chaplain, revealing a legacy of faithfully following Jesus Christ in the spirit of old Ireland’s Catholic missionaries.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Trump’s recent move to restrict Title X funding of Planned Parenthood contrasts with the ineffectiveness of Congress to deliver life-affirming legislation.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
The change recognizes the reality that many Catholic youth are abandoning their faith by middle school.
In Person
Peter Jesserer Smith
Bishop Edward Scharfenberger of Albany, New York, discusses possible canon-law responses in the wake of New York State’s new legislation that removed third-trimester-abortion restrictions.
Nation
Peter Jesser Smith
Recent legislative attempts to expand abortion up to birth in the name of health care have been denounced as ‘evil, pure and simple’ by the U.S. bishops’ pro-life committee.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
After New York’s bishops dropped their opposition, the measure passed nearly unanimously in the state Legislature.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
The social-media giant maintains that its policy is needed to prevent foreign interference in U.S. politics, but some pro-life groups believe it is not being enforced uniformly on everyone.
World
Peter Jesserer Smith
The global Catholic youth event is not just a moment of encounter, but an invitation to grow in holiness, according to participants.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
The Shrine of Christ the King is rising again from the ashes, but must complete Phase II before the wrecking ball is completely at bay.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Legislators may enact new abortion-expansion law championed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo in time for Jan. 22, the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.
Features
Peter Jesserer Smith
Gene-editing technology promises to help solve the rarest diseases afflicting humanity — but designing human embryos is a bridge too far.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Catholic leaders praised the bipartisan First Step Act, which is expected to be signed into law by the president.
Features
Peter Jesserer Smith
Pope Francis has identified sexual activity in the clergy as a problem — and adult victims say it gives cover to sexual abuse.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
The Iraq and Syria Genocide Relief and Accountability Act is hailed as a vital piece in keeping the Christian presence alive in ancestral homelands.
In Person
Peter Jesserer Smith
Bishop Shawn McKnight of the Diocese of Jefferson City, Missouri, told the Register that bishops need the gifts of the laity involved in genuine synodal processes at the parish, diocesan and national levels, including the Vatican.
Education
Peter Jesserer Smith
Thomas Aquinas College gets green light for New England expansion.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
With a pro-life majority in the House gone, Planned Parenthood achieves a milestone, and pro-life voters look to the Senate as their anti-abortion firewall.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
The newest Supreme Court justice’s confirmation could shape abortion jurisprudence — but the end of Roe v. Wade might be much further off.
Culture of Life
Peter Jesserer Smith
The Church has many liturgical and communal practices to allow the faithful on earth to intercede for the faithful departed.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
U.S. churches are starting to adapt to Europe’s reality, where the faithful carry cards or their mobile phones but not cash.
Culture of Life
Peter Jesserer Smith
A popular Catholic catechetical program in England and Australia is gaining a foothold in the U.S. through the English-Catholic ordinariate.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Pro-lifers clashed with abortion supporters at a prayer vigil outside an abortion facility on University Avenue.
Nation
Peter Jesserer Smith
Victims and Church officials are looking for a common resolution that allows justice to be served in a way acceptable to all.