‘So Many Funerals,’ Says El Paso Priest Who Comforted Grieving Kin

Father Fabian Marquez was the right priest at a very wrong time.He was among several priests in El Paso, Texas, summoned to help out where they could in the hours following the brazen Aug. 3 assault at a Walmart store in the Texas border town that left 22 dead and dozens of others wounded.

Going Beyond Guns

According to a study from Harvard University’s School of Public Health, since 2011, public shootings in the U.S. have tripled in their frequency. More than three-quarters of the guns used in the rampages were acquired legally.

Ex-NFL Player Calls on Church Leaders to Speak Up on Gun Violence

Borland has made three requests of Catholic leaders in the wake of recent shootings: To name and condemn white supremacy, to frame gun control as a pro-life position, and to hold Catholic politicians who “use the Lord’s name and talk about God in Christ to get elected and then don’t act once in office and embody those values” accountable.

Another Priest Killed in Mexico

Yet another Mexican Catholic priest has been murdered in his parish – the second such lethal attack against clergy in the country in less than a week.

Let Them Speak: We Marched For Our Lives

On Saturday, March 24, I attended the March For Our Lives event in Manhattan in support of those students and teachers who lost their lives in the school shooting in Florida.

Salvadoran Priest Murdered Before Holy Thursday Mass

On Easter, as thousands of Salvadorans from around the country packed into the rural town of Lolotique, Catholic Church officials laid to rest a 36-year-old priest violently killed during Holy Week – the latest victim of an unending wave of violence that plagues the country.

Four Catholics Killed in Pakistan

Four members of a Catholic family were killed in a militant attack in southern Pakistan a day after the minority community celebrated Easter.