- May 8, 2021
Using guns and dressed as police, a group of thieves broke into the Colombian bishops’ conference headquarters in Bogota and took a safe that contained cash, checkbooks and deeds to bank accounts that the church uses to finance programs for the poor.
A group of three teenagers was caught on video stealing a vessel of holy water from a Catholic church in Lincoln last weekend.
A California woman who threatened to bomb a Catholic preparatory school for planning to publish same-sex wedding announcements was sentenced Friday to nearly 1 1/2 years in federal prison.
A convicted murderer in Connecticut who says he is studying to become a Catholic priest has lost his legal fight against state prison officials he accused of violating his constitutional rights by blocking his orders of used religious books and other materials.
A former priest and two women accused of having sex on a church altar have been charged with institutional vandalism.
A man accused of setting a Florida church on fire last year is facing a federal hate crime charge, prosecutors announced Thursday.
A priest was arrested in Brazil after robbing two grocery stores and a pharmacy during an hour-long crime spree.
A man struck a priest and barricaded himself inside a Florida church on Sunday before he was arrested by police, officials said.