The leafy neighborhood surrounding Holy Comforter Saint-Cyprian Roman Catholic Church has transformed in recent years. Longtime parishioners have watched as the African American families who found a.
The Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit is not only praying the Hail Mary, but it’s also throwing one in hopes of getting more families in church on Sundays. Like the desperation football pass version,
The pair’s troubling meeting was captured on secretly filmed footage that is at the heart of "Tell No One," a new documentary that has sent shockwaves through the Polish Catholic Church and wider.
It’s been around for more than 50 years, yet Mr. Potato Head remains a popular toy because, by adding a hat, mustache, smile or frown, kids can fashion him any way they choose. That’s pretty much what.
. priests have long sought justice in the courts but their opposition has benefited from the deep pockets of the Catholic.
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According to a new poll, the number of Americans with no religious affiliation now exceeds the number of Catholics, the nation’s largest Christian denomination. Peter Jesserer Smith The decisive break.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – Police in Fort Collins say there is nothing to indicate foul play after a woman was found dead.
And they’re not waiting for church higher-ups’ cooperation — a change that has heartened victims’ advocates and prompted cries of, what took so long? Missing and incomplete sex-abuse files spark.
(CNN)Dallas police searched the headquarters of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas and other properties Wednesday as part of the church’s widening sex abuse scandal, police and church officials said. In a.
Nessel has conducted one of the most aggressive probes of the Catholic Church as attorneys general in numerous states across the country investigate alleged sexual abuse by priests. She said that the.
Supreme Pontiff As Benedict XVI’s words penetrated the heart, which he addressed from the balcony of the Papal Apartment of Castel Gandolfo, in the afternoon of February 28, 2013, his last appearance in public as. The Pope “cannot change the rule of the faith or the divine constitution of the Church; if this happens, ‘disobedience’ of an
The Roman Catholic Church has spent $10.6 million since 2011 on lobbying in northeastern states, where legislatures planned to extend the statute of limitations on child sex abuse cases. A new report.
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. — She has watched as diocese after diocese has identified Catholic priests accused of sexually abusing children. She saw the victims who, after confronting decades of church.
With elections looming in a number of countries this month, including all 28 European Union member states, a key issue will be whether right-wing and nationalist parties can maintain their surge in.
She passes under the “Maria Immaculata” bas-relief sculpture, pulls open the two-inch-thick door and walks up the marble steps to the sacristy, where she drapes herself in the altar-server cassock.
There is room for intelligent, respectful debate about Catholic church issues, but unfounded accusations bordering on libel do nothing to illuminate the conversation. When Hatt worked at the.
WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish Nobel Peace Prize laureate Lech Walesa has urged the Catholic Church to prevent further sexual abuse of children by members of its clergy after a new documentary film showed.
Which Is Older Christianity Or Catholicism Yet for someone like me – a 32-year-old single Catholic – the situation looks bleak indeed. well-educated in their faith. Eastern Orthodox Catholics and Roman Catholics are the result of what is known as the East-West Schism (or Great Schism) of 1054, when medieval Christianity split into two branches. The Byzantine split with Roman Catholicism
BURTON, MI — A five or six-year old boy who attended primary school at a Catholic Church in Burton from 1995 – 2000 is the alleged victim of sexual assault by a former Flint-area priest, according to.
A church was hit by vandals for at least the fourth time this year. RELATED: Masked vandal uses bat, rocks to damage Holy.