Dispatches

Kevin Clarke June 05, 2015
Criminal charges were filed today against the Archdiocese of St Paul and Minneapolis stemming from its handling of a troubled priest who was eventually convicted of child abuse in 2013 and defrocked in March Ramsey County prosecutors charged the archdiocese as a corporation with six gross misdeme
Thousands of Bosnians attended the funeral for 10 Muslims who were killed by Serb forces at the beginning of the country's 1992-95 war. Their remains were later found and identified in mass graves.
Gerard O’Connell June 05, 2015
Pope Francis arrives in Sarajevo on Saturday morning June 6 as ldquo a messenger of peace rdquo In a video-message on the eve of his 11-hour visit he extended greetings to ldquo all rdquo the inhabitants of the city and of Bosnia-Herzegovina and said he is coming ldquo to confirm the faith o
Jim McDermott June 01, 2015
This week in the print magazine Jim McDermott S J writes about the unique character of quot The Church in the West quot nbsp As part of that project he had the opportunity to interview a number of bishops about their experiences in their own dioceses and within the US Catholic Conference of Bi
Bishop Gerald Barnes of San Bernadino, center
Jim McDermott June 01, 2015
This week in the print magazine Jim McDermott SJ writes about the unique character of quot The Church in the West quot As part of that project he had the opportunity to interview a number of bishops about their experiences in their own dioceses and within the US Catholic Conference of Bishops T
Jim McDermott June 01, 2015
Yakima: the largest diocese no one has ever heard of.
Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas of Tucson greets men entering the Kino Border Initiative soup kitchen Nogales, in northern Mexico, in 2014
Jim McDermott June 01, 2015
Tuscon bishop offers a closer look at the church in the West