A 28-year-old priest was shot and killed and another wounded at a Catholic church Wednesday night near the state Capitol, a Phoenix police spokesman said.
Last Tuesday, the Vatican approved the recognition of the second miracle attributed to Blessed Pope Paul VI, paving the way for his canonization into the sainthood later this year.
Pope Francis has recorded a special video message for Super Bowl LI featuring the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons
An undercover video released this morning shows a director of Planned Parenthood openly admitting that they use illegal partial birth abortion procedure to sell intact fetal body parts fort a profit.
Notre Dame announced plans to cover up murals depicting Christopher Columbus in the New World, calling the paintings "marginalizing" and "demeaning."
Known as the "Father of the Big Bang Theory," Georges Lemaître was given credit for his proposal of an expanding universe with an official renaming of the theory.
Pope Francis spoke out against prostitution last Monday, calling it a "crime against humanity," and asked for forgiveness from society for those with a "sick mentality" that frequent prostitutes.
The Vatican on Wednesday condemned as "abominable" the actions of at least two gunmen who opened fire at the headquarters of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris on Wednesday, killing 12 people. The gunmen fled the scene shortly after carrying out the crime.
In an historic moment, it was announced that Supreme Pontiff Pope Francis will hold a meeting with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia in Cuba on February 12th. This will the first ever meeting between a Roman Pontiff and the head of the Russian Orthodox Church.
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.