Despite threats of loss of convention business, Gov. Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act into law.
Kansas will be first to ban dismemberment abortions if Gov. Brownback signs a bill that recently passed the state legislature.
Archbishop Blase Cupich, in office for about four months, quickly has been reorganizing the Archdiocese of Chicago, including
chancery and seminary leadership.
Archbishop Gänswein says Benedict XVI has 'concluded his theological work.' The retired Pontiff is mentally alert and has a 'great memory'
but hasn't the stamina for writing projects.
In an unprecedented action, 461 priests in England and Wales signed a letter urging those attending this year’s family Synod to issue a
'clear and firm proclamation' upholding Church teaching on marriage.
The blood of St. Januarius partially liquefied after Pope Francis kissed the relic during a trip to Naples. The blood also liquefied
in the presence of Pope Pius IX in 1848.