Candida Moss, Daily Beast: The Catholic Church this week gave people who are gluten-free another chance to do their favorite thing -- talk about being gluten-free. That's because news surfaced that the Roman Catholic Church does not allow gluten-free communion wafers to be used as part of the sacrament of communion.... Show More Summary
In 1517, one friar transformed Western civilization. Martin Luther's 95 Thesis outlined the injustices of the Catholic Church. Politically correct society today could learn from him.
The Catholic Church in Germany is facing a major scandal. An investigation found nearly 550 cases of abuse at a boys choir school, going back decades. Seth Doane has more.
Why the Catholic Church bans gluten-free communion wafers By Joanne M. Pierce, Professor of Religious Studies, College of the Holy Cross. A worshipper receives Communion. Amr Nabil/AP Photo A recent letter from the Vatican reminded the world’s Catholic bishops of a rule mandating the use of wheat...
Only a handful of churches worldwide serve as final stops for an annual Catholic pilgrimage in St. James’ honor.The most famous is a grand, medieval cathedral in northern Spain. But more recently, a much smaller church in Orange County has joined the ranks. The most famous is a grand, medieval cathedral in northern Spain. But […]
A Catholic priest who admitted in an interview that he engages in sex has caused a stir in the church and brought an apology from the archdiocese of Hermosillo. Tomás FULL STORY The post Priest creates stir with sex life revelations appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
We debate Pope Francis’ reforms to the Catholic Church, and whether or not he is too progressive.
MOSUL’S DAMAGED CHURCHES: Iraq’s Chaldean Catholic patriarch and Radio Free Europe take a tour of the city, looking at damaged Christian churches.
A former Irvine church assistant is suing the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange alleging that she was sexually assaulted by one of its high-ranking priests who previously spent time in a treatment facility for “sexually deviant” clergy. In her lawsuit filed in Orange County Superior Court on Wednesday, the woman, identified only as Jane Doe, […]
A senior Roman Catholic priest in the Diocese of Orange sexually assaulted and harassed a female church employee last year at a prominent Irvine parish where he was placed despite a similar prior accusation, according to a lawsuit filed by the woman. Father Alex Kim is accused by his former assistant...
A cardinal says the Catholic Church should address members of the LGBT community with terms they’re comfortable with themselves. In a talk this weekend, Chicago’s Cardinal Blase J. Cupich discussed the church’s evolving stance on human sexuality, saying that, at a minimum, “the terms ‘gay’ and ‘lesbian,’ ‘LGBT’—all of those names that people appropriate to... Read more »
Police say a woman on her way to daily mass at a Catholic church in Florida was pushed to the ground by two men who took her keys and left in her car.
Emma Bonino not only is responsible for millions of abortions but she supports contraception, same-sex 'marriage,' transgenderism, and sex education.
A Catholic church in Tlaxcala has been fined 839,000 pesos (more than US $48,000) after the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) discovered it was stealing electricity. The parish priest at the FULL STORY The post Tlaxcala church has its own ‘little devil’ appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Authored by Giulio Meotti via The Gatestone Institute, In Islamic symbolism, Córdoba is the lost Caliphate. Political authorities in Córdoba dealt a blow to the Catholic Church's claim of ownership of cathedral by declaring that "religious consecration is not the way to acquire property". Show More Summary
My cousin Arlene was a devout Catholic, so deeply involved with her church the priest at her funeral service told us he was nervous that he wouldn't do right by her last wishes, worried that she would be wagging her finger at him from somewhere up there, showing her disappointment if he somehow messed up. Show More Summary
The Catholic Church is in a spiritual crisis that can only be resolved by a return to tradition.
The Catholic church is facing another scandal Tuesday morning. Two former executives of a Vatican-owned children's hospital are in court. They are accused of diverting nearly $500,000 in hospital donations. Seth Doane reports.
Two former executives of the Vatican’s pediatric hospital are going on trial on charges they diverted 422,000 euros ($485,000) in hospital donations to renovate the retirement home of the Catholic Church’s retired second-in-command.
A Mexican folk religion involving human sacrifice and devoted to “Holy Death” is growing in popularity among drug traffickers and violent criminals, prompting Texas officials and the Catholic Church to warn about honoring the so-called “Saint Death.” Authorities are speaking out about the religion devoted to La Santa Muerte, which translates to “Holy Death” and...