Catholic Church

Priests, nuns, lay Catholics and Newark Cardinal Joseph Tobin gathered outside an ICE office to protest the detention of migrant children and families.
The Franciscan Friars awarded two black Mississippi men settlements of $15,000 each, while some white victims in the same diocese received over $250,000.
Monsignor Joseph McLoone spent thousands in church donations on men he met on Grindr, Pennsylvania prosecutors say.
Michelle Bolen claims leaders at Kansas City's St. Therese Catholic School were concerned about her pregnancy causing public “scandal.”
The Catholic Church, the Boy Scouts of America, public school districts and possibly even deceased financier Jeffrey Epstein are among the likely targets.
Thanks to the Child Victims Act, survivors of decades-old abuse cases in New York can now have their day in court.
About 70 activists prayed the rosary as they rallied at Capitol Hill to protest the government’s treatment of children at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Indianapolis Archbishop Charles Thompson forced Cathedral High School to fire a gay, married teacher last month.
Churches in the Netherlands have been converted into community centers, museums, apartment buildings and even gyms.
The Rev. Ulrich Zurkuhlen was apparently attempting to teach parishioners at Holy Spirit Church in Münster about the importance of forgiveness in Christianity.
The Archdiocese of Indianapolis will no longer recognize Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School as Catholic after the school refused to fire a gay employee.
Pope Francis has moved the Rev. Augustus Tolton into the second stage of the four-part canonization process. There are still no black American Catholic saints.
A new study says that the church poured at least $10.6 million into lobbying efforts in eight Northeastern states.
David Haas' song, composed to celebrate Pride Month, illustrates how some Catholics are striving to be more welcoming of LGBTQ people.
Laura Pontikes says she feels betrayed by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo after coming forward with claims that a Catholic priest manipulated her into a sexual relationship during a vulnerable point in her life.
Thomas Tobin said he "regrets" his Pride Month admonishment was controversial, but he's going to continue to "teach the faith."
The Femm app attacks hormonal birth control as unsafe and unreliable, according to The Guardian.
The 2020 candidate, a Catholic, said the Republican Party's policies don't line up with the Gospel's commands to serve the poor and the sick.