- Jul 9, 2020
While young people are experiencing heightened levels of loneliness and isolation, they are not experiencing a decline in their faith.
Sister Nathalie Becquart believes Pope Francis is using synods to gradually build consensus and preserve Church unity.
Within the universal Christian vocation of serving God and serving others, God handcrafts a specific calling for each person, a vocation that fits his or her personality and abilities, Pope Francis said.
Pope Francis appears to be increasingly hesitant to use the phrase “zero tolerance” in talking about the Church’s response to the clerical sexual abuse scandals, and somebody on his team may want to find an opportunity to explain why.
Msgr. Paul McPartlan, the Carl J. Peter Professor of Systematic Theology and Ecumenism at The Catholic University of America, spoke to Crux about synodality in the Church.
A rundown of Crux’s list of Top Ten Vatican Stories for 2018, a tumultuous year in the life of the Church by any standard.