Visiting the official website of the Holy See one can browse: the Magisterium of the Supreme Pontiffs (from St. Peter to Pope Francis); the fundamental texts of Catholicism in various languages.
The Holy See is thus viewed as the central government of the Catholic Church. The Catholic Church, in turn, is the largest non-government provider of education and health care in the world. The diplomatic status of the Holy See facilitates the access of its vast international network of charities.
The Conference of Major Superiors of Men (CMSM) is the pontifically recognized national representative organization serving leaders of men’s religious congregations, monastic communities, and religious institutes in the United States.
CMSM is the common voice and the primary common resource for its members, who represent more than 200 monastic communities and provinces that include over 16,000+ Catholic religious-order priests and brothers.
The Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc., has been on the cutting edge of training nonprofit immigration legal service providers to provide affordable, quality legal representation to immigrants since its founding in 1988. Today the network includes more than 380 nonprofit organizations in 47 states.