Before her murder by insurgents, Italian nun called niece for prayers

A Comboni nun was killed in the attack in a mission in the city of Chipene in the province of Nampula in northern Mozambique, which took place on the night between Sept. 6 and Sept. 7.

New film on Mother Teresa seeks to put 20th-century saint back in spotlight

Produced by the Knights of Columbus, "Mother Teresa: No Greater Love," had its Vatican premiere Aug. 31, ahead of its release to more than 900 theaters Oct. 3 and 4.

In note to nuns, pope says he is doing everything he can for Ukraine

In a short handwritten note sent to Sr. Teresina Longo, mother superior of a religious institute hosting Ukrainian orphans evacuated to Italy, Pope Francis said he was praying for them and for Our Lady's intercession.

Talitha Kum offers virtual tour of nuns helping trafficking survivors

The global network of women religious fighting human trafficking was offering a virtual tour of its work helping survivors as a way to mark the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons.