Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJune 03, 2019
Bishop Thomas Tobin sparked a backlash when he tweeted, “A reminder that Catholics should not support or attend LGBTQ 'Pride Month' events held in June.”
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressMay 30, 2019
“Today’s repeal is a major step toward building a culture that unconditionally protects the dignity of life, and is yet more evidence that the death penalty is falling out of favor with the American public,” said Krisanne Vaillancourt Murphy, executive director of Catholic Mobilizing Network, in a
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJanuary 27, 2019
JOLO, Philippines (AP) — Two bombs minutes apart tore through a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 20 people and wounding 111 others during a Sunday Mass, officials said.
Arts & Culture NewsThe Associated PressDecember 27, 2018
Sister Wendy Beckett, an art historian and critic who rose to prominence on TV late in life, has died. She was 88.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressDecember 02, 2018
Pope Francis has been quoted as saying that having gays in the clergy "is something that worries me" and remarking that some societies are considering homosexuality a "fashionable" lifestyle.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 26, 2018
A close adviser to Pope Francis criticized legislation proposed by Italy's anti-migrant League party to require ports and other public institutions to display a crucifix.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 25, 2018
An Ecuadorean immigrant who was held for deportation after delivering pizza to a Brooklyn Army installation walked out of an immigration detention center house hours after a judge ordered his immediate release.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 24, 2018
Chile has investigated 158 members of the country's Roman Catholic Church for committing or covering up sexual abuse against minors and adults, the national prosecutor's office said Monday.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 23, 2018
Pope Francis has lamented the latest migrant deaths in shipwrecks of smugglers' boats and entreated nations to act swiftly to prevent more tragedies.