Bishop Thomas J. Paprocki of the Diocese of Springfield, Illinois has issued an order that bars Senator Dick Durbin from receiving Holy Communion for his pro-abortion vote.
Famous movie star and professed devout Catholic Mark Wahlberg said in an interview that he asked for God's forgiveness for the choices he has made - and for his past movies.
Meriam Ibrahim, the 26-year Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death by Muslim authorities for marrying a Christian man has been release and arrived safely in Rome and met with Pope Francis at the Vatican.
Pope Francis performed an impromptu wedding for two flight attendants aboard the papal flight on his journey to Chile and Peru, the first marriage of its kind.
Three years ago, she was diagnosed with a fatal brain tumor as just an infant. Today, she's made a miraculous recovery - her parents say in part thanks to a kiss on her heard from Pope Francis.
The Gunpowder Plot of 1605 and the oppression of Catholics in Protestant England is the theme of the new HBO series Gunpowder.
The Little Sisters of the Poor scored a huge win today in their battle against the Obama Administration's health care mandate, popularly known as "Obamacare", in the United States Supreme Court.
Last Saturday, members of clergy and lay scholars from around the world issued to Pope Francis a formal filial correction, the first in over six hundred years, for what they believe are "7 heretical positions about marriage, the moral life, and the reception of the sacraments."
Robert Godwin Sr., a father and grandfather, was senselessly murdered on Easter by Steve Stephens, a man looking to randomly kill someone. Godwin was heading home...
In his opening address to the Italian Episcopal Conference’s 71st General Assembly, Pope Francis offered some words of advice to a meeting of Italian bishops, saying to them: "it is not a sin to criticize the Pope here! It is not a sin, it can be done."