• Wuerl says only ‘very few’ are unhappy with Pope Francis

    Wuerl says only ‘very few’ are unhappy with Pope Francis

    • Jul 10, 2016

    In an interview on the 10th anniversary of his appointment as the Archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Donald Wuerl says most people seem enthused by Pope Francis, warns against “secular hegemony” and “silence” on anti-Christian persecution, and says priests are grateful for the pope’s approach on the family.

  • Orthodox see council as antidote to ‘heresies and ruses of reason’

    • Jul 9, 2016

    Despite the fact that four of the fourteen independent Eastern Orthodox churches of the world opted not to show up, an expert on Orthodoxy insists that the “Holy and Great Council” in Crete in late June was significant, arguing that meeting together to hash out issues is part of the DNA of Orthodoxy.

  • Rwandan pols convicted of slaughter inside a Catholic church

    Rwandan pols convicted of slaughter inside a Catholic church

    • Jul 9, 2016

    Two former Rwandan politicians have been convicted by a French court of masterminding the slaughter of 2,000 people taking refuge in a Catholic Church during the genocide that swept the country in 1994, which left an estimated 500,000 to 1 million people dead over just four months.