- Jun 20, 2021
An Austrian Roman Catholic bishop says a planned fence along a stretch of Austria’s border with Hungary is going to have at least two gaps — on property owned by his church.
Environmental concern has been a hallmark of Francis’ papacy, especially in 2015 when his landmark encyclical Laudato Si’ was published in May.
According to the War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee, a national organization based in Brooklyn, New York, roughly 8,000 to 10,000 taxpayers nationwide withhold all or a portion of their federal taxes.
Francis and each of the 16 teenagers sat face-to-face in simple chairs set up in pairs for him and many others hearing confessions in the square.
Catholic Church authorities in eastern Poland denounced nationalist views Wednesday and apologized after a radical extreme-right organization held a Mass in a regional cathedral. Father Andrzej Debski, a spokesman for the church authorities in Bialystok, said the apology came after believers complained that a Mass was held in Bialystok Cathedral
A Catholic priest who was deported to his native India after completing his jail sentence in Minnesota for sexually abusing a child is the subject of a new lawsuit against a diocese in India that allegedly returned him to ministry with Vatican approval. Attorney Jeff Anderson filed the lawsuit in
MANTA, Ecuador (AP) — A nun from Northern Ireland killed in the Ecuador earthquake has been remembered as a “superstar” by her family. A Roman Catholic religious order says Sister Clare Theresa Crockett was leading a group of young trainee nuns to safety at a school where she worked when a