Loading...
Loading...
Click here if you don’t see subscription options
The Rev. Andrés Arango, speaks with a parishioner inside St. Gregory Catholic Church, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, in Phoenix after a baptism “do-over.”
FaithNews
Jacques Billeaud – Associated PressLuis Andres Henao - Associated Press
As the Rev. Andrés Arango poured holy water over the heads of a dozen people on Thursday evening, it represented the beginning of a new ministry for him: healing and helping those he invalidly baptized.
The exterior of St. Gregory Parish in Phoenix, Arizona.
FaithNews
Giovanna Dell’Orto – Associated PressLuis Andres Henao - Associated PressJacques Billeaud – Associated Press
The Rev. Andres Arango’s error was in saying, “We baptize you in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit,” when he should have begun the sentence by saying, “I baptize you.”
Politics & SocietyNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated Press
Enrollment in Catholic schools in the United States rose 3.8 percent from the previous academic year, rebounding from a sharp drop caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
FaithNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressJessie Wardarski - Associated Press
More than 100 congregants of the parish in the mostly Latino Corona neighborhood of Queens died of COVID-19, many of them in the early days of the pandemic.
Politics & SocietyNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated Press
U.S. college students spend significant time learning about people of different races, political affiliations and sexual orientations.
FaithNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressJessie Wardarski - Associated Press
Through the crisis, he has advised the church youth group on Zoom, celebrated Mass in English and Spanish on Facebook via livestream, and taken calls from worried parishioners.
Politics & SocietyNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressDavid Crary - Associated Press
The death toll has neared 40 among the roughly 400 congregants who join Spanish-language services at Saint Peter's Church, a Lutheran congregation, in midtown Manhattan.
FaithNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated Press
Anti-Semitic attacks rose worldwide by 13% in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to a report by Tel Aviv University's Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary Jewry.
FaithNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressNicole Winfield - Associated Press
Pope Francis' role in Argentina's most famous case of priestly sex abuse is coming under renewed scrutiny as he faces the greatest crisis of his papacy over the Catholic Church's troubled legacy of cover-up and allegations he himself sided with the accused.
FaithNews
Luis Andres Henao - Associated Press
A police official in Buenos Aires province said officers seized documents from the archives of the Antonio Provolo Institute in the city of La Plata dating back more than 30 years.