Kevin Nelson looks at what is going on this week in Catholic news.

  • Pope Francis names new prefect of the Congregation for Saints' Causes a new Cardinal to his Council of Cardinals 
  • Euthanasia in Spain and the Netherlands
  • Worldwide campaign to pray the rosary started by Venezuelan children
  • Vatican calls meeting to rekindle attention toward suffering in Syria

Kevin Nelson reports on the news of the day.

  • Blessed Carlo Acutis beatified at Mass seen here on CatholicTV
  • Diocese of Brooklyn unveils statue of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini
  • Into Account publishes a 22-page report detailing sexual abuse and assault allegations against Catholic musician and composer David Haas
  • COVID-19 positive cases identified among the Swiss Guard and three residents of the Vatican City State
  • Fr. Patrick Ryan's cause for sainthood advanced



Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for October 9, 2020.

  • Armenian Catholic archbishop pleading for European Union intervention
  • France demonstrations against the bill “Law Concerning Bioethics”
  • Pope Francis recently met with European finance experts during an onsite inspection of the Holy See and Vatican City State in late September.
  • US Postal Service announces new postage stamp for Christmas

Kevin Nelson reports on today's Catholic news.


Kevin Nelson reports Catholic day's news.

  • Vatican’s budget report released by Roman Curia's Secretariat for the Economy 
  • HEROES Act stimulus bill proposed in the House is excluding Catholic school students and their families
  • USCCB hosting virtual rosary event October 7, the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary
  • U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin discuss China during meeting at the Vatican
  • 15th anniversary of the Justice for Immigrants Campaign

Kevin Nelson looks at what is going on this week in Catholic news.


Kevin Nelson reports Catholic news for the day.


Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news fro September 22, 2020.

  • Catholic pro-life leaders applaud companies developing the COVID-19 vaccine humanely
  • Mike Pompeo speaks about Vatican-China relations
  • Lesbos fire victims in desperate need

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news

Pope Francis reflected on the gospel reading from Matthew in which Jesus tells his disciples to forgive "not seven times but 77 times" before Sunday Angelus prayer.

Cardinal Robert Sarah sends letter to the presidents of national bishops' conferences worldwide regarding COVID-19 and the return to Mass for the liturgy and the Eucharist

Pope names Dominican Sister Helen Alford a member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences about the importance of Pope Francis’ upcoming visit to Assisi

Bishops' Conference of England and Wales statement on abortion



Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for September 11.

  • Lesbos refugee camp fire
  • Navy Catholic services to continue
  • Pope Francis meets with Snapshots from the Borders
  • Virtual pilgrimage



Kevin Nelson reports on the day's Catholic news.

  • Pope Francis' message at his weekly general audience focuses on the Lord's Prayer
  • Philadelphia court of appeals sides with city's efforts to bar Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia from placing children in foster care with "any" family
  • Spanish magazine interviews Archbishop of Mumbai Oswald Gracias and Archbishop of Tegucigalpa Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga, members of the pope's Council of Cardinals
  • Washington, DC court of appeals upholds requirement that U.S. House of Representatives opens each day with prayer

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.



Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for September 21, 2018

  • USCCB Administrative Committee outlines actions to address the abuse crisis
  • Polish Archbishop Henryk Hoser has outlined plans for expansion of the Medjugorje Shrine
  • Bono, lead singer of U2, visits Pope Francis
  • Cardinal Timothy Dolan appoints formal federal judge to be his first special counsel and independent reviewer