Judas Priest will tour with Andy Sneap after making a U-turn on their decision to retire him from their live shows.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — South Africans from all corners of retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu's “rainbow nation” filed past his plain pine…
A Black Catholic church on Chicago's South Side is waging an unusually fierce fight with the archdiocese over its investigation of decades-old…
Valentine’s Day wasn’t always known as the day of love. It was once associated with sacrifice and murder. Buzz60’s Taisha Henry has the story.
The lawyer for two brothers who are accusing a nationally known activist Chicago priest of abuse decades ago says the men just want the truth …
In a rush. Don’t want to be crammed in close quarters. Don’t worry. One Maryland priest is offering drive-through confessionals. Veuer’s Chand…
In a Catholic world where debates over clerical celibacy have flared from Brazil to the Vatican, Joshua Whitfield is that rarest of things: A married Catholic priest.
James Fulton Engstrom was delivered stillborn on Sept. 16, 2010. Sixty-one minutes later, his heartbeat resumed. His mother credited his recovery to prayers she said to Fulton Sheen, the Roman Catholic bishop who today is best remembered as the host of the 1950s television program "Life Is Worth Living." Investigators from the Vatican concluded that the recovery was a miracle, placing Sheen one step closer to sainthood.
The Catholic cleric spent millions of dollars of his diocese's money on sumptuous living during his 13 years in largely impoverished West Virginia.
Hundreds of boxes. Millions of records. From Michigan to New Mexico this month, attorneys general are sifting through files on clergy sex abuse, seized through search warrants and subpoenas at dozens of archdioceses.
John Capparelli had a quiet life going in Henderson, Nevada, a bedroom community south of Las Vegas.
LUJAN DE CUYO, Argentina — When investigators swept in and raided the religious Antonio Provolo Institute for the Deaf, they uncovered one of the worst cases yet among the global abuse scandals plaguing the Catholic Church: a place of silent torment where prosecutors say pedophiles preyed on the most isolated and submissive children.
DALLAS -- Catholic leaders in Texas on Thursday identified 286 priests -- including 12 who served in the Brazos Valley -- and others accused o…
In response to a call from Pope Francis for transparency, all 15 dioceses have released lists going back decades.
PIETROSANI, Romania (AP) — Epiphany celebrations bring together hundreds of people in the Romanian village of Pietrosani for a day out in freezing temperatures that culminates in a bareback horse race across muddy, frozen or snowy fields.
The news follows a scathing state grand jury report over the summer that found that 301 "predator priests" in Pennsylvania had molested more than 1,000 children over several decades and that church leaders had covered up for the offenders.
Jim VanSickle entered his junior year at Bradford Central Christian High School in the fall of 1979 to learn that he had a new English teacher: a young priest named David Poulson, who had recently been ordained in the Catholic Church.