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Jul 26, 2014

Flamenco-dancing Spanish priest draws crows at Mass

It’s a lot more fun than going to Confession. A Roman Catholic priest in southern Spain has worshippers banging down his church doors, all so they can praise God and dance the flamenco...

Jul 12, 2014

On Texas border, volunteers get to work to help flood of immigrants

The old-fashioned trolley bus stopped just outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and eight or so passengers — new immigrants who had just stolen across the Rio Grande from Mexico — filed off, clutching water bottles and manila envelopes marked with t...

Jul 13, 2014

Pope Francis says 2% of priests are pedophiles: report

Pope Francis said he has been told that 2% of the Catholic priests engage in pedophilia, but vowed to do what he can to eradicate the problem within the church, which he compared to leprosy...

Jul 13, 2014

Report: Pope Francis Raises Idea of ‘Solutions’ to Clergy Celibacy

He also called the Catholic Church's sex abuse scandal a "leprosy in our house...

Jul 12, 2014

On Texas border, volunteers get to work to help flood of immigrants

The old-fashioned trolley bus stopped just outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and eight or so passengers — new immigrants who had just stolen across the Rio Grande from Mexico — filed off, clutching water bottles and manila envelopes marked with t...

Jul 12, 2014

On Texas border, volunteers get to work to help flood of immigrants

The old-fashioned trolley bus stopped just outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and eight or so passengers — new immigrants who had just stolen across the Rio Grande from Mexico — filed off, clutching water bottles and manila envelopes marked with t...

Jul 03, 2014

Italian archbishop wants to curb Mafia by banning 'godfather' services

The archbishop of Reggio Calabria in southern Italy, a mafia stronghold, has proposed a 10-year ban on naming godparents in Catholic Church ceremonies as a way to fight the mob...

Jul 16, 2014

Church lawyer details cover-up claims on sex abuseChurch lawyer...

Church lawyer details cover-up claims on sex abuse Woman says Catholic Church's record-keeping helped conceal backgrounds of guilty priests Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/07/15/church-lawye...

Jul 13, 2014

Detroit Mass Mob swells to 1,800 at Sweetest Heart of Mary Catholic Church

For the third time in a row, the Detroit Mass Mob movement filled every seat and spilled out the doors Sunday of another historic, architecturally awe-inspiring Catholic church in Detroit...

Jul 16, 2014

Metal thieves target Omaha churches

Thieves hungry to cash in on stolen metal have targeted at least three Omaha-area churches since late June, according to police reports obtained by KETV NewsWatch 7. St. Philip Neri-Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, near 30th and Grebe Streets, said...