Pope Francis will need a popemobile in Washington, New York and Philadelphia, and besides, "there is always a reserve" in case of malfunction.
While pig wrestling may be history, it remains entrenched in the hearts of many.
Like the man himself, his images have become both a source of inspiration and of controversy.
The Conference of Major Superiors of Men overwhelmingly passed a resolution Aug. 7 committing to "a deeper engagement" to protect the earth and "cherish all creation."
Pope Francis, during his Sept. 26 speech at Independence Hall will use the lectern that was most famously used by President Abraham Lincoln when he gave his Gettysburg Address.
The Archdiocese of Milwaukee has reached a $21 million settlement with abuse survivors, according to an Aug. 4 announcement.
Meeting the needs of the African-American population in Montgomery and its environs has been one of the chief aims of St. Jude since its founding in the 1930s, when Jim Crow laws were the order…
Although visiting the prisoner was mentioned in one of Jesus' parables, only a very hardy few — ordained and laity alike — do so.
A federal judge ruled July 24 that the government's immigrant family detention system violates a settlement agreement dating to 1997 over how juveniles in the custody of the immigration agency are treated.
Overall, 54 percent of young couples in the 25- to 45-year-old age range said they were Latino or Hispanic. That compares with the overall adult Latino/Hispanic Catholic population of 32 percent.