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1 hr ago | The Miami Herald
On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it's astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time.
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5 hrs ago | CBS Local
A radio ad on CBS 2's sister station 1010 WINS features New York's Cardinal Timothy Dolan inviting Catholics back to church.
10 hrs ago | The Raw Story
"Not all the people of God agree about canonisation," the International Movement We Are Church said in a statement ahead of the canonisation ceremony in St Peter's for John Paul II and his Italian predecessor John XXIII.
14 hrs ago | Free Republic
It was made known Thursday that Monsignor Yoannis Lahzi Gaid, a priest of the Coptic Patriarchate of Alexandria, has been made second personal secretary to Pope Francis.
18 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Fifteen months ago, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio had chosen his room in a home for elderly Argentine priests.
On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper.
Emily Broussard, 2, squirmed in her mother's arms and pointed to "Uncle Packet" on the TV screen.
At stake in the fierce 17th-century debate over a mathematical concept was nothing less than our modern world, says Amir Alexander in Infinitesimal DID you know that every time you use your cellphone, you strike a blow for republicanism against both monarchy and a fixed Divine Order? Historian Amir Alexander sets out why this is so in his book ... (more)
Perched on an island in the middle of Bled Lake in Slovenia, the Church of Assumption is only reachable by handmade wooden row boats.
A group of pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia leaves for Rome tonight, preparing to take part in the historic elevation of two beloved popes to sainthood in the Roman Catholic Church.
Pope Francis on Saturday led Easter rites commemorating what Christians believe was Jesus' resurrection from the dead and urged people to rediscover direction in their lives.
TV reports a standing room only crowd packed the Baltimore Basilica on Sunday. The historic structure known as America's first cathedral dates back to 1806.
Pope Francis broke with Catholic tradition again during the Holy Week, washing the feet of ordinary people, instead of members of the clergy.
One has been compared to a rock star, the other to a humble parish priest - a saintly odd couple representing rival factions of the Catholic church.
Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous and hopeful day, Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria that have targeted so many Christians.
THOUSANDS of Christians from Orthodox denominations have taken part in the 'Holy Fire' ritual in Jerusalem, which dates back 1200 years.