The Chicago Tribune reports: The Rev. C. Frank Phillips, founder of a religious order of men and pastor at the storied St. John Cantius Catholic Parish, was removed last week by the Archdiocese of Chicago amid an investigation into allegations of improper conduct with adult men, according to church officials. Show More Summary
There's something wrong when a Catholic school tells a comedian he can't talk about sexual assault when Church leaders have been guilty of it.
Somebody at Chicago's Loyola University wasn't laughing when Hannibal Buress started cracking jokes about Catholic Church sex scandals during a performance Saturday night. The funnyman, who had been booked to appear at the Jesuit college's two-night "Colossus" show, had his microphone cut soon after his set began, when he displayed...
Five years ago this month, Pope Francis became the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church and the leader of its 1.29 billion adherents. He's been celebrating the occasion by reminiscing about his various — and at times controversial...Show More Summary
A disgraced former head of the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland who stepped down in 2013 after a sex scandal has died aged 80, the Church said on Monday. O'Brien initially denied the allegations but then apologized for sexual conduct he said had "fallen below the standards expected of me". Show More Summary
Buress’s mic was cut during a performance at Loyola University.
'The source of confusion is the Post-Synodal Exhortation Amoris Laetitia,' said the Cardinal.
The pope remains popular, but hasn’t inspired people to join his church—or even roused Catholics to go to Mass more often. The “Francis effect”—a phrase used to describe the presumed positive impact of Pope Francis upon Catholicism—has...Show More Summary
Pope Paul VI, who oversaw sweeping reforms of the Catholic Church in the 1960s, will be made a saint along with a Salvadoran archbishop who was shot dead while celebrating mass, the Vatican said on Wednesday. Pope Francis signed decrees...Show More Summary
Documents given to the archdiocese of Naples out some 60 priests from across Italy.
The Church downplayed the violence, saying the priest was dealing with "personal and family issues."
An interview with Fr. Mike Schmitz about his new book “Made for Love: Same-Sex Attraction and the Catholic Church“, from Episode 24 of the CatholicVote Radio Hour! Like and subscribe to the CatholicVote Radio Hour on YouTube, iTunes and GooglePlay, and follow us @CatholicVote on Facebook and Twitter! Music Credit: Electro Swing Republic feat. Howlin [...]
After a male escort blew the whistle on Father Luca Morini, the disgraced priest is now on trial for fraud, embezzlement, extortion, and drug dealing.
French town councillors have agreed to sell the Catholic Church a statue of late pope John Paul II that sparked a diplomatic row with Poland.
The Catholic Church is lending some garments to the Met for its “Heavenly Bodies” show in May. A cardinal spoke to a crowd of fashion luminaries.
Catholics in Poland are urging their bishops to reject the 'German errors' infiltrating the Church.
Democratic Republic of Congo's President Joseph Kabila has refused to relinquish power for more than a year, and the Catholic Church has emerged as the leader in the fight against him. Since December, when Kabila again refused to step...Show More Summary
Catholic bishops are directing churches across Texas to refrain from working with Texas Right to Life, exposing a widening rift in the state’s anti-abortion movement.
Not all religious experiences or religions are the same, although perennial philosophy tells us otherwise. The theology of the Catholic Church is different than the theology of the Christian Orthodox. The same goes for the Protestant churches. Taoism is different...
If this coach who's always had affection for the Catholic Church is treated like a pariah because of who she loves, others should reconsider their support for the institution.