Pope Francis is surprised that his words on responsible parenthood were misunderstood. 'He absolutely did not want to disregard the beauty
and value of large families,” Archbishop Becciu clarified.
More House Republicans in the 114th Congress identify as Catholic than in any other recent Congress, and they now outnumber Catholic Democrats
in the House, according to Pew research.
Cardinal O’Malley challenged pro-lifers to learn 'to look on people with love.' To change attitudes and save babies, 'we need to be the
field hospital not Judge Judy.'
The Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal of a Louisiana ruling that would force a Catholic priest to disclose what he heard in a
sacramental confession or face imprisonment.
At least 45 churches were burned down and 10 people killed in response to European magazine caricatures of Mohammad.
Six million attended the largest-ever papal Mass; the crowd size surpassed that of World Youth Day 1995 in Manila with St. John Paul II, which drew 4-5 million people.
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