Catholic Church

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, who recently wrapped up an investigation of clerical sex abuse in the Diocese of Buffalo, denies that he molested a former altar boy.
Archbishop José Gómez is an immigrant from Mexico and a strong advocate of a welcoming policy towards undocumented immigrants.
A reverend at a South Carolina church allegedly refused to serve the former vice president Holy Communion.
The Indiana archdiocese where Kelley Fisher, who is straight, worked has recently cracked down on married LGBTQ employees.
If Pope Francis agrees with the bishops' recommendation, it could mean a landmark change in the Catholic Church’s centuries-old discipline of celibacy.
Pope Francis made his priorities crystal clear by unveiling a sculpture honoring refugees and migrants at St. Peter's Square.
The Justice Department agrees that Joshua Payne-Elliott’s lawsuit challenging his firing should be dismissed.
More than 400 cases have been brought against the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Rochester since August. Other dioceses are considering bankruptcy too.
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.