Pope Francis Creates Commission To Study Possibility Of Women Deacons

The Vatican announced that Pope Francis has created a commission to study whether or not females may be ordained to the diaconate.

ISIS Bombing of Philippines Cathedral During Mass Leaves 20 Confirmed Dead

ISIS is claiming the double bombing of a cathedral in the Philippines during Sunday Mass that left 20 confirmed casualties and over 100 injured.

Pope Francis Calls For One Million Young People To Gather In...

Pope Francis is personally inviting young people to be one of a million people standing for Jesus on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on...

Unanimous Win for Little Sisters of the Poor at Supreme Court

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.

Princess Removed From British Royal Line Of Succession After Becoming Catholic

After converting to Catholicism, Princess Alexandra of Hanover, a member of the Royal Family of Monaco, was removed from her distant position in the line of succession for the British Crown.

Utah Teacher Placed On Leave After Forcing 9-Year Old Catholic Student...

A Utah teacher has been placed on leave after forcing a fourth-grade student William McLeod, to remove the ashes from his head on Ash Wednesday and calling the ashes "inappropriate".

Cardinal Burke on Abuse Scandal: Pope Must “Take Action,” Recognize “Homosexual...

In an interview given this week, Cardinal Burke gave his take on the clergy abuse scandal, saying Pope Francis must "take action," and there needs to be recognition of the "homosexual culture" of clergy.

Pope Francis Visits With Former Prostitutes

Pope Francis visited a shelter in Rome for former prostitutes, rescued from the sex trade. The visit was part of the Pope's "Friday of Mercy" actions during this Jubilee Year...

Popemoji: New Twitter Emojis Celebrate Pope Francis’ Visit to Ireland

Twitter is introducing new special emojis in commemoration of Pope Francis' visit to Ireland later this month for the World Meeting of Families.

This New Pokemon Go Clone Lets You Collect Catholic Saints

A new clone of the wildly popular game Pokemon Go has blended technology with evangelization, allowing players to collect Catholic saints and more!

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