• The Catholic Courier and El Mensajero Católico won a total of 27 awards from the Catholic Press Association for work published in 2018.

    (Courier file photo)

    (Courier file photo)

  • More than 280 young people from 109 countries are set to take part in a post-synod Youth Forum June 19-22 at a retreat center, just south of Rome. 

    Jesuit Father Giacomo Costa speaks during the post-synod Youth Forum at the Vatican June, 19, 2019. (CNS photo courtesy of the Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life)

    Jesuit Father Giacomo Costa speaks during the post-synod Youth Forum at the Vatican June, 19, 2019. (CNS photo courtesy of the Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life)

  • At the start of the June 11-13 spring assembly of the U.S. bishops in Baltimore, it was clear the bishops had a task at hand: to respond to the sexual abuse crisis in the church.

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    Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angelespeaks during a news conference on the first day of the spring general assembly of the USCCB in Baltimore June 11, 2019. Also pictured are Bishop Robert P. Deeley of Portland, Maine, and Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the USCCB. (CNS photo by Bob Roller)

    Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles, vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, speaks during a news conference on the first day of the spring general assembly of the USCCB in Baltimore June 11, 2019.