(RNS) — More Catholics are questioning whether they should remain in the church today than did in 2002.
Author - Jack Jenkins
Jack Jenkins is a national reporter for RNS based in Washington, covering U.S. Catholics and the intersection of religion and politics.
(RNS) — 'We’re going to take the season of Lent ... and see if we can’t reclaim some of the language for sin,' the Rev. Amy Butler said.
(RNS) — 'The nature of the Catholic sensibility – based in both faith and reason – is such that does not lend itself to being ideological and rather lends...
(RNS) — 'We were at the border yesterday. The emergency is not here,' one bishop said.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) — Pope Francis referred to clerics who abuse children as 'tools of Satan.'
VATICAN CITY (RNS) — 'The Vatican may destroy documents, may restrict our access for justice, but … we are the evidence of the abuse,' said an advocate for...
VATICAN CITY (RNS) — "We have to be respectful … of their concerns, but, at the same time, make sure that does not allow for a justification of secrecy,”...
VATICAN CITY (RNS) — The challenge for the nearly 200 assembled clerics at the Vatican this week is to find concrete measures that the global church can agree...
(RNS) — 'What has always attracted me to the Catholic faith is the social justice aspect of it,' Castro said.
(RNS) — 'I wanted my announcement to present to the American people who I am, and my family and I have been Catholic for generations,' Castro said.
(RNS) — The same report also conceded that some students from Covington Catholic High School responded to a Native American man drumming and singing by...
WASHINGTON (RNS) — 'I will never let you down, I can say that — never,' Trump said to the attendees at the religious gathering.
(RNS) — “We can make our communities safer ... our faith deeper and our middle class bigger and more prosperous than ever before,” President Trump said.
(RNS) – Since the start of fiscal year 2017, the country has lost one-third of its capacity to welcome and resettle refugees in local communities.
WASHINGTON (RNS) — 'I’m only on my third time through reading the Bible, start to finish, in a year,' Sen. Chris Coons said.