In the midst of the Cold War, the Soviet Union deployed missiles just 90 miles from the contiguous United States. This was perhaps the closest the world ever came to nuclear war.
The surprise restoration of relations between the United States and Cuba represents a major victory for the pope. Is it cause for celebration?
The rise of Islamic State gives the Catholic Church ‘a great opportunity and also a great responsibility.’
The barbaric Islamic State regime marauding through Syria and Iraq has gained the Vatican’s full attention.