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World Refugee Day 2019 Marks Largest Migratory Crisis Since WWII

June 24, 2019

Yesterday was World Refugee Day, a day to bring light to the world's refugee crisis, as well as what organizations, many of them Catholic,...Read more

Farmers Hurt by Wet Weather

June 24, 2019

In the American heartland, stormy, wet weather has impeded farmers' abilities to get their crops in the ground. Many are planting fewer acres...Read more

St. Louis Planned Parenthood to Remain Open Pending Decision of MO Department of Health

June 14, 2019

St. Louis Circuit Court judge Michael Stelzer ordered this week that Planned Parenthood's license to operate its clinic on Forest Park Ave remain in...Read more

Governor Parson Signs State Budget

June 14, 2019

On Monday, Governor Parson signed the state's $30 billion budget for the fiscal year that will begin on July 1. Because the state's...Read more

USCCB Applauds AMA's Opposition to Assisted Suicide

June 14, 2019

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) sent out a press release early this week regarding the affirmation by the American Medical Association...Read more

Religious Freedom Week 2019

June 14, 2019

The last week in June, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will celebrate Religious Freedom Week (formerly known as Fortnight to Freedom)....Read more

Catholics and Social Media: Addressing the Problem of "Tribalization"

June 14, 2019

These days, many people have a love-hate relationship with social media. It can bring about a lot of good; fundraisers, advocacy efforts, and feel-good...Read more

St. Louis Blues Win Team's First Stanley Cup

June 14, 2019

In a historic finish, the St. Louis Blues became Stanley Cup champions on Wednesday -- the first NHL championship win in franchise history. It...Read more

Judge Hears Arguments on St. Louis Planned Parenthood License Renewal

June 10, 2019

On Wednesday, Circuit Judge Michael Stelzer heard arguments from lawyers for Planned Parenthood and the state on whether Missouri can refuse to reissue the...Read more

Special Waiver Granted for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

June 10, 2019

The Food and Nutrition Service of the USDA has released special guidance related to SNAP rules and distribution of USDA foods for parts...Read more