The Vatican has released its final report on the Visitation of U.S. Religious orders that took place between 2009 and 2012, striking a mostly positive tone but warning orders to insure that their spiritual practices are in harmony with Church teaching.
During an interview with the Argentine daily La Nacion published on Sunday, Pope Francis spoke on a variety of topics, including the new appointment of Cardinal Raymond Burke which some considered to be a demotion.
The Congregation for the Causes of Saints has approved the cause of beatification of a pious young surfer from Brazi named Guido Schaffer.
A new book, claiming to be based on a “lost” gospel that allegedly reveals Jesus’ marriage to Mary Magdalene, is being dismissed even by the usually gullible mainstream media as a complete phony.
Parishioners at St. Francis de Sales Church in Belle Harbor, Queens, New York, are reeling after discovering a beloved statue of the Risen Christ, erected in memory of the victims of 9/11 in the parish prayer garden, stripped of its hands and streaked in paint.
The name of a young priest from Oklahoma named Fr. Stanley Rother, who was gunned down in a Guatemala rectory in 1981 for refusing to leave his duties as a pastor, has been officially accepted for submission to the Theological Commission of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints.