A now-retired Roman Catholic priest is accused of forcing a 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy to perform oral sex on him after counseling the 4th-grader about misbehaving on a school bus.
The Metropolitan Cathedral of São Paulo is the cathedral of the Archdiocese of São Paulo, Brazil. The building, which is the city's largest Catholic church, has a crypt so big it's basically its own underground church. The massive crypt is located under the main altar. Show More Summary
A group representing more than 7,000 Catholic nuns has released an absolutely scorching statement on the Republican health care bill, calling it “immoral” and the “most harmful legislation for American families in our lifetimes, andShow More Summary
AT MIDNIGHT on July 24th a two-week stay of deportation for more than 1,400 Iraqis—around 300 Christians and dozens of Kurds among them—will expire.
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's top ally in Congress proposed new bills to legalize divorce and same-sex unions on Monday, a move almost certain to meet fierce resistance from bishops in the mainly Catholic country.
AS YOU might expect, Germany’s Catholic hierarchs were less than thrilled when legislators voted on June 30th, by 393 votes to 226, to legalise same-sex marriage.
Image. Netflix Matt Murdock's Catholic upbringing and his deep feelings of guilt are just as important to Daredevil as his enhanced senses. So it shouldn't be a shock to see Matt take confession in this new clip from the first episode of The Defenders -- although it is kind of surprising that even the priest would like him to stop torturing himself. More »
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.
No religion can survive long, or fruitfully, in fundamental conflict with the culture of its time.
A Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually assaulting another priest after a night of drinking in northern Michigan has been found not guilty.
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.
Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary and a devout Catholic, was left out of President's Donald Trump's meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican in May. "Wow. That's all he wanted," a source close to the White House told CNN in May. Show More Summary
I saw an American soldier reading his Bible, and I wanted to know more. I grew up in Iraq as the third oldest of eight siblings. My family was untraditional. My mom was Muslim, and my dad was Catholic. They didn’t force any religion on their children, in part because they didn’t take religion very seriously themselves. Show More Summary
July 23, Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle A. Readings: 1) Wisdom 12:13, 16-19 Psalm 86:5-6, 9-10, 15-16 2) Romans 8:26-27 Gospel: Matthew 13:24-33 By Sharon K. Perkins Catholic News … Continue reading ?