Search for "Catholic" - Good News Network
Home Search

Catholic - search results

If you're not happy with the results, please do another search

Catholic Church to Make Record Divestment From Fossil Fuels

Over 40 different Catholic institutions have announced a divestment from fossil fuels, making it the largest Catholic alliance against climate change yet.

Muslims Pitch in to Help Catholic Neighbors Rebuild Church Destroyed in Storm

When monsoon rains washed away a small Catholic church in Pakistan, Muslim neighbors were quick to help the minority’s congregation rebuild. There are only eight...

Muslim Mosque Helps Catholic Church Recover Following Shocking Vandalism

A mosque in Ontario is assisting a nearby Catholic church after a traumatic string of vandalism left the Christians with a $10,000 bill for...
Hartford Seminary photo of Christian and Muslim women

Muslims And Catholics Come Together For Christmas Food Drive

In a partnership built on the true spirit of giving, members of the Muslim mosque in London, Ontario decided to help boost a Catholic...
Cross on hill-Ibillin-MEEI

Catholic Bishop Builds Peace Between Jews and Arabs in Israel

In contrast to what the news media portrays as a hopeless situation in the Middle East, there is an Arab village in northern Israel,...
roche-supermarket-chain-founder.jpg

Grocer Gives $20 Million for Catholic Schools

An 80-year-old grocery magnate is donating $20 million to help train teachers for Catholic schools and universities. Patrick Roche, 80,...
blue-catholic-door.jpg

Catholics and Muslims Meet in Historic Vatican Forum

The Vatican Tuesday opened historic inter-faith talks with top Muslim leaders,  opening "a new chapter in the long history" of dialogue between the two...

Vietnam Eases Restrictions on Catholics

Vietnam's communist rulers are easing restrictions on Catholics after a history of church-state land disputes, reports the Reuters News agency.

Pope Issues new Green Message for World’s Catholics

"The Vatican last week added its voice to a rising chorus of warnings from churches around the world that climate change and abuse of...

Catholic Charities Guts 1000th Home for Elderly and Disabled in New Orleans

After nearly a year of helping elderly and disabled homeowners begin the clean-up process in flood-ravaged New Orleans, Catholic Charities volunteers will gut their...
elderlyorganhands.jpg

Catholics and Pentecostals Unite for the First Time in U.S.

NEW YORK (ENI) — After nearly five years of discussions and planning, a new group for all the major Christian traditions in the United...

1,200 Schoolchildren Descend on Belgian Beach to Fight Marine Litter

On a sunny morning last week, 1,200 students between the ages of 8 and 14 headed to the beach to undertake the biggest pollution...

Good News in History Sept. 20

500 years ago today, the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan set sail on the Atlantic from Sanlúcar de Barrameda, Spain—an expedition that circumnavigated the globe...

Good News in History September 15

765 years ago today, the Venice merchant and writer Marco Polo was born. He became the first European to chronicle his travels through Asia—and...

Good News in History, September 3

80 years ago today, the King’s Speech of George VI was broadcast to the people of Britain upon that country’s Declaration of War against...

Good News in History, August 26

230 years ago today, the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen was approved in France by the Constituent Assembly as...

How ‘Milk Soup’ Helped Stop a War From Ever Taking Place (WATCH)

Food has a magnificent reputation for bringing people together—and according to the history books, it even has a reputation for preventing wars. Back in 1529,...

Good News in History, August 22

Happy 80th Birthday to actress Valerie Harper, the two-time cancer survivor who was advised last month to go into hospice care. Best known for...

Good News in History, July 27

Five years ago today, Pope Francis revealed his Top 10 guidelines for achieving happiness, which included relaxation and leisure, and toning down negativity—and most...

Good News in History, July 18

40 years ago today, Canada began accepting 50,000 Vietnamese ‘boat people’ into the country. 24,000 of the refugees who were seeking asylum were sponsored...