Catholic Herald logo
Menu
Pope Francis leaves St Peter's Basilica after celebrating Mass on New Year's Day (CNS)

Pontiff marks the World Day of Peace at a Mass in St Peter’s Basilica

An installation for Human Trafficking Awareness Day in Cali, Colombia, July 30. The chairs represent more than 20 million men, women and children who are victims of human trafficking worldwide (Photo: CNS)

Sister Sharmi D’Souza says during one raid they rescued 37 women

We are becoming less violent as a species, argues Steven Pinker in his new book, yet that only serves to make the violence of enlightened peoples worse