Why Pope Francis is canonizing two popes for all of the world wide web to see.
Pope Francis in Rio de Janeiro to celebrate World Youth Day. (Mario Tama/GETTY IMAGES ) While much of the public … Continued
Francis’ anti-war rhetoric is quickly earning him a unique place in papal history.
I am not now, nor have I ever been, a member of the Catholic Church. That’s why I feel less … Continued
AP In this picture made available by the Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano, Pope Benedict XVI greets the faithful after the … Continued
Pope Benedict’s visit to Latin America in 2012 will take him to two countries: one where the Catholic Church is … Continued
The Catholic bishops are in the process of lifting the ban on the birth control pill. The problem is they … Continued
Andrew Medichini AP Pope Benedict XVI acknowledges cheers upon his arrival in the Pope Paul VI hall at the Vatican … Continued
Traditionally slow to move, the Vatican prepares to jump into the modern communications world.
By Rabbi Cooper On March 26, 2000, Pope John Paul II stepped up to the Western Wall, the symbol of … Continued
By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach Steve Slater. American hero. The JetBlue flight attendant who blew a gasket and cursed out his … Continued
By Grady E. Meansauthor As a management consultant, former White House Staff member, religious writer, and “cradle Catholic,” I find … Continued
By John GehringCatholics in Alliance for the Common Good These are dark days for Catholics and our church. The clergy … Continued
Q:A senior Vatican priest last week compared outrage at Pope Benedict’s handling of sexual abuse scandals in the Catholic Church … Continued
Q:Should Pope Benedict XVI be held responsible for the escalating scandals over clerical sexual abuse in Europe? Should he be … Continued
Part 11 of the OnFaith Forum “Disbelief in the Pulpit.”
By William BlazekBoston College School of Theology and Ministry Here is a story rarely told: I slept with a man … Continued
THIS CATHOLIC’S VIEW By Thomas J. Reese, S.J. Pope Benedict’s long awaited encyclical calls for a radical rethinking of economics … Continued
It’s one thing to oppose political policies like abortion and stem cell research: it’s quite another to clothe that opposition … Continued
Should the Catholic priesthood be restricted to single, celibate men? Do clergy restrictions based on gender, marital status or sexual … Continued