Earlier this month Pope Francis cautiously approved action to stop ISIS in Iraq-Syria. Today there are reports that ISIS is targeting Pope Francis, the leader of the Catholic Church. CBS Local reported: A new report claims that the Islamic State … Continue reading ?
A change in Germany's capital gains tax has prompted an exodus from its Catholic and Protestant churches this year as thousands of registered members quit their parishes rather than pay the money.
The devil worshiping church hosting the Black Mass in the Oklahoma City Civic Center in Oklahoma City on Sept. 21 remains confident that the event will take place, despite a recent online petition from Catholics.
Jeremy Hooper over at Good As You points out that during a discussion on Catholic radio last week about openly gay Christian singer Vicky Beeching, National Organization for Marriage co-founder Robert George admitted he coulnd't think of any "logical stopping...
Director Tom McCarthy has already rounded up an impressive ensemble cast for Spotlight, his drama that tells the story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe journalists who exposed the Catholic Church's decades-long cover-up of child molestation in Massachusetts. Show More Summary
According to Catholic school board documents, the mayor turned up drunk for practice, threatened a teacher, and forced players to roll in goose droppings. When Mayor Rob Ford was banned in May from coaching football at any Catholic school...Show More Summary
Inspiring to, I think, all of us, Catholic or Protestant. Here.
The hoop dreams of some Woodhaven youngsters have been crushed. St. Thomas the Apostle has cancelled its Catholic Youth Organization basketball program, according to volunteer coaches.
Mark Litke hyped the "population explosion – what some are calling a crisis" in the Philippines on Sunday's PBS NewsHour Weekend, and played up how poor "families in Asia's most Catholic country...have had little or no access to contraception...Show More Summary
A large Catholic pro-life organization is demanding that the Public Broadcasting Station cancel their airing of the controversial documentary "After Tiller."
Check out and "like" the Society's new Facebook page. There you'll find updates on the upcoming conference in Colorado Springs and other events, as well as information about the latest issues of Antiphon: A Journal for Liturgical Renewal.
DETROIT (AP) — Catholic leaders and faithful packed the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit on Tuesday for the funeral of Edmund Szoka, an American cardinal who served as governor and financial administrator of the Vatican.
It's a fitting way to remember Mother Teresa. The city kicked off its $1.32 million initiative to fill food banks, pantries and soup kitchens on Tuesday in honor of the late Roman Catholic nun who served the poor across the world.
Kirsten Powers, the great moderate liberal commentator to who actually has the courage and honesty to practice the tolerance and compassion she preaches, has asked her Twitter followers to contribute to Catholic Knights of Columbus fund to assist Iraqi Christians and Yezidis. Show More Summary
A Satanic group that is scheduled to perform a "black mass" in Oklahoma City next month has returned some consecrated communion bread to the Catholic Church.
This is a guest post written by Michael Runyan. Michael is a recently-retired risk analyst for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. A former Catholic, he currently works as a freelance writer focusing on critical assessments of the Christian religion.... Show More Summary
The Roman Catholic Church in Australia has often given too much sympathy to pedophile priests and has not taken abuse allegations seriously enough, Melbourne Archbishop Denis Hart admitted before a child abuse royal commission on Tuesday.
by Jo Piazza Sometimes I imagine a Catholic Church where pedophile priests were rightfully punished and defrocked, rather than slapped on the hand and relocated; a Catholic Church where billions of dollars in investments and property...Show More Summary
Juventutem Lehigh Valley will be having a mass for persecuted Christian this Thursday, August 28th. The Mass will be a Votive Mass Pro Ecclesiæ Defensione.Let us pray for our persecuted Catholic and Christian brothers and sisters who are suffering horrible atrocities in Iraq and throughout the Mideast. Show More Summary
I'm delighted to share with readers the announcement of the program for the upcoming annual conference of the Society for Catholic Liturgy. This year's conference presents a thought-provoking track of papers, as well as a newly-revitalized...Show More Summary