The California senate has dropped a state bill that if signed into law would have forced priests to violate the seal of confession.
Following her meeting with Pope Francis in April, Katy Perry has come out and said that her mother prayed her whole life the singer would "come back to God," and that she is now more focused on "spirituality" in her thirties.
Speaking to Italian prison police and and administrative staff, Pope Francis said life imprisonment without parole is a "problem to be solved."
Fulton Sheen's remains have been transferred from the crypts of Saint Patrick's in New York to Peoria in Illinois, reopening his cause for canonization.
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.
"Last-minute questions" are being considered before the verdict is handed down in the appeal of Cardinal George Pell's abuse conviction.
Pope Francis has made an ancient devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary a fixed feast celebration in the Roman Calendar, to be celebrated annually the Monday following Pentecost.
The Knights of Columbus have crossed donated the 1000th machine to US pregnancy care centers in their "ultra sound initiative" to save unborn lives.
Catholic priests have said they are "willing to go to jail" rather than violate the Seal of Confession after Australian states and territories pass and consider laws forcing them to break the confessional seal to report abusers.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A vial containing blood drawn from Pope John Paul II shortly before he died will be installed as a relic...