The Archdiocese of Los Angeles has filed a criminal complaint against two nuns who stand accused of embezzling over half a million dollars from a Catholic school.
ROME (AP) — Is a scrap of papyrus suggesting that Jesus had a wife authentic? Scholars on Wednesday questioned the much-publicized discovery by a Harvard...
After a guilty verdict for child sex abuse, law experts have claimed that Cardinal George Pell has a "high chance" to win an appeal of his conviction.
Recent speculation about the health of Pope Francis is receiving even more fuel amid the announcement by the official Vatican News service that the pontiff will dramatically curtail his activities for the next month. After being in seemingly constant motion since taking the Chair of St. Peter, the 77-year Pontiff has been noticeably fatigued following a particularly grueling stretch that included his trip the Middle East.
The Islamic group ISIS has forced the last members of an 1,800 year old Christian community out of the the Iraqi city of Mosul under threat of conversion or death.
New results show that archaeological testing at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre confirmed the age of Jesus Christ's tomb to align with the fourth century construction of the Edicule that houses it.
When the Carmelite nuns of Lucena didn't answer his call, The Pope left this amusing message...
One Austrian priest is embarking on an epic pilgrimage 2,550 mile pilgrimage across the Alps that will visit over 200 of the world's oldest, most beautiful, and most significant Catholic shrines, monasteries, churches, and other places of pilgrimage.
Pope Francis presides at celebration of Holy Mass for the Canonization of Blessed Fr. Junipero Serra, on the occasion of his apostolic visit to the United States
He appeared without warning, to the surprise of the hundreds of pilgrims who were in the basilica. Upon arrival, he stopped standing in front of the relics of Padre Pio and Saint Leopold Mandic.