David Chen, The Catholic Register

David Chen, The Catholic Register

David Chen is the web editor for The Catholic Register.

Email him at web@catholicregister.org.

A new and very Catholic concept in elder care has moved from dream to reality with a move-in date projected for the fall of 2018.

OTTAWA – A ceasefire in war-torn Syria has not eased the humanitarian crisis, according to Catholic aid organizations in the region.

LIVERPOOL, England – Scientists at a university in Liverpool recently unveiled what they say is the most realistic portrait ever created of St. Nicholas of Myra, the popular 4th Century bishop best known as the inspiration for the modern-day figure of Santa Claus.

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo – In late September, Pope Francis met with the controversial president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Joseph Kabila.