• My name is Andrew and I am a priest for the Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey. Now I could tell you that I've always wanted to be a priest, but that is not true.

    Father Andrew Dutko, a priest for the Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey, is chaplain and theology teacher at DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, N.J.

    Father Andrew Dutko, a priest for the Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey, is chaplain and theology teacher at DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, N.J. (CNS photo courtesy Father Dutko)

  • Sister Miriam James Heidland, a member of the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity, shares how she was called to religious life.

    Sister Miriam James Heidland is a member of the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity. (CNS photo by Sister Miriam)

    Sister Miriam James Heidland is a member of the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity. (CNS photo by Sister Miriam)

  • On a number of occasions over the past six and a half years, Pope Francis has called his listeners to live out the Gospel with "parrhesia."

    Pope Francis gestures during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican April 4, 2018.

    Pope Francis gestures during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican April 4, 2018. On a number of occasions over the last six and a half years, Pope Francis has called his listeners to live out the Gospel with "parrhesia." (CNS photo by Paul Haring)

  • Sun rays appear through heavy clouds over Mount Olympus in Greece. (CNS photo by Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters)

    Sun rays appear through heavy clouds over Mount Olympus in Greece May 17, 2019. Divine providence names how God interacts with us and our universe. (CNS photo by Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters)

    Jun 27, 2019
  • In the summer of 2018, the Catholic Camp Rancho Framasa in southern Indiana opened its cabins and mess hall to Muslim campers for a week. It was a gesture of hospitality that emerged from the camp's Catholic identity and faith. (CNS photo by John Shaughnessy/The Criterion)

    In the summer of 2018, the Catholic Camp Rancho Framasa in southern Indiana opened its cabins and mess hall to Muslim campers for a week. It was a gesture of hospitality that emerged from the camp's Catholic identity and faith. (CNS photo by John Shaughnessy/The Criterion)

    Jun 21, 2019
  • Pope Francis with Rabbi Abraham Skorka. (CNS photo by Paul Haring)

    Pope Francis has recounted how his nearly 20 years of dialogue with fellow Argentine and friend Rabbi Abraham Skorka was "very important because my religious life became richer ... so much richer." (CNS photo by Paul Haring)

    Jun 20, 2019
  • Maggie, Emebet, Teibe, Mark and Isayas Banga are pictured in front of St. Jerome Parish Hyattsville, Md.

    Maggie, Emebet, Teibe, Mark and Isayas Banga are pictured at Easter in 2019 in front of St. Jerome Parish Hyattsville, Md. (CNS photo courtesy Mark Banga)

    Jun 12, 2019
  • Jun 12, 2019
  • A scene from Pentecost is depicted in artwork at Our Lady of Divine Providence Church in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands. (CNS photo by Gregory A. Shemitz)

    A scene from Pentecost is depicted in artwork at Our Lady of Divine Providence Church in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands. (CNS photo by Gregory A. Shemitz)

    Jun 05, 2019

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