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Brenau University's Makenzi Wooten, left, drenches Kaylynn Samples as they take the ALS ice bucket challenge at the school's amphitheater in Gainesville, Ga.
Oklahoma's Catholic Archbishop filed a lawsuit on Wednesday to halt the use of what he said were stolen communion wafers destined for a satanic black mass ceremony to be held next month in Oklahoma City.
Kalamazoo County's Catholic high school ended its first day of school Wednesday on a celebratory note, with a ceremony marking the school's name change from Hackett Catholic Central High School to Hackett Catholic Prep .
Investigators say they got a 911 call Tuesday night from a home on Maple Street, where they say Magee physically assaulted his 7-year-old niece.
New York's Catholic archbishop is bringing together the mayor and religious leaders for a roundtable meeting spawned by the death of a man placed in an apparent chokehold by a police officer.
Cardinal George Pell was advised by his own independent investigator that a paedophile priest should be removed from the ministry, documents reveal.
For the first time ever in the history of the Roman Catholic church, its pontiff, currently Pope Francis, has supported military intervention if only to stop the senseless crusade of the Muslim militant ISIS against Christians in Pope Francis touches the wall that divides Israel from the West Bank, on his way to celebrate a mass in Manger Square ... (more)
The church found him guilty of sexually abusing a boy and now he's accused of inappropriate behavior with other children.
They are the Mary Queen of Heaven Missionaries , and who looking at them could imagine that they have taken upon themselves - as have so many great missionary sisters before them - such difficult work, serving populations invisible to so many? In a red-light district in Cebu, central Philippines, the taxi stopped when its passenger called out, ... (more)
Students were back in the classrooms Tuesday at Our Lady of Victory School in Portage Park, after facing closure by the Catholic Archdiocese earlier this year, unless it came up with hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Quote of the Day - Cuba's Catholic Cardinal reminisces about the good old days in a Castro concentration camp for gays and dissidents Leave it up to the corrupt and compromised Archbishop of Havana, Cardinal Jaime Ortega , to some how attempt to put a positive spin on the time he spent interred in one of the Castro dictatorship's UMAP facilities, ... (more)
They were once referred to as the "Vatican's spies." But one Christian hopes attitudes towards missionaries are changing in North Korea.
A 64-year-old Catholic priest in Los Banos is under investigation for alleged "internet related sex crimes" involving at least one teenager, the Los Banos Police Department reported Monday.
Amel Shimoun Nona, the Chaldean Catholic archbishop of Mosul, Iraq, who is now living in exile, warned that his diocese is now run by radical Muslims and that "liberal and democratic principles are worth nothing here," adding that "Islam does not say that all men are equal," and if Westerners "do not understand this soon enough, you will become the ... (more)
Romero, the archbishop of San Salvador, was gunned down in 1980 while celebrating Mass.
Roman Catholic bishops are criticizing the plan of Gov. Susana Martinez's administration to again impose work-related requirements on some low-income New Mexicans trying to qualify for food stamps.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:00 am
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