• Man held in Michigan sought in ex-priest slaying in Nevada

    Man held in Michigan sought in ex-priest slaying in Nevada

    • Jun 5, 2019

    A man being held in a Michigan jail was identified Tuesday as a suspect in the killing of a defrocked Catholic priest who moved to suburban Las Vegas after facing what the Church called credible accusations of sexual abuse in New Jersey.

  • U.S. bishops call for a national debate on America’s gun policies

    • Nov 7, 2017

    The U.S. bishops are calling for a national debate on America’s gun policies and renewing their support for a total ban on assault weapons. Their newly released statement comes just two days after America’s latest mass shooting, where a gunman killed 26 people during a church service in Sutherland Springs, Texas.

  • Victims of Las Vegas shooting remembered at funeral Masses, vigils

    Victims of Las Vegas shooting remembered at funeral Masses, vigils

    • Oct 14, 2017

    Several of the victims of the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas were laid to rest in the past week. During their funerals, people were praised for their heroism that night, and remembered for the joy they brought their friends and families. Assumption College put out a statement saying the mass shooting is a “harsh reminder of the darkness that attempts to consume the world in which we live.”