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A homeless 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday on charges of first-degree murder and armed robbery in connection with the shooting death of a longtime Catholic deacon in Houma.
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Pope Francis is pushing the Catholic church to lay off of abortion and homosexuality, saying the church has become too "obsessed."
If St. Peter ever needs help at the Pearly Gates, his successor Pope Francis may be the perfect man for the job.
The 77-year-old spoke about his life working the doors at a venue in Buenos Aires during a visit to a church in a working class suburb of Rome.
The Vatican has dodged a series of questions posed by a UN committee about clerical sexual abuse by noting that the Holy See does not control the actions of every Catholic in the world, much less regulate every Catholic priest, parish or school.
The University of Notre Dame, an affiliate of the Roman Catholic Church, is suing the Obama administration over a federal requirement that its health insurance plans for students and employees cover birth control.
By Chris Helms The head of the Roman Catholic Church has taken a bold stand against the excesses of capitalism, calling free-market economics a "new tyranny."
Poor pupils are more likely to get a place at Church of England secondary schools which do not select on religious grounds, according to a new study.
Their names hang from a wooden cross at the altar of a Catholic cathedral, the dead and missing of the diocese: Manuel Alaya.
A Michigan woman is taking on the nation's Catholic hospitals in federal court, alleging they are unlawfully denying certain life-saving treatment to pregnant women who are miscarrying for fear they might be participating in an abortion.
A priest in central Poland was sentenced Monday to more than eight years in prison after being convicted of sexually abusing five boys.
Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Sept.
Construction crews work on stabilizing the main steeple of St. Josaphat Roman Catholic Church in Detroit.
As NewsBusters previously reported, HBO's Real Time this past Friday once again featured some truly disgusting attacks on the Pope, priests, and the Catholic Church.
The new president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops says church leaders are strongly committed to protecting young people and addressing the fallout in the wake of clergy sex abuse scandals, including those in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Residents vote at a polling station in Pula, western Croatia, Sunday Dec. 1, 2013.