11 states are suing the Obama Administration over its controversial transgender bathroom policy, which 'runs roughshod' over common sense.
Seventy percent of the 300 adults who entered the catechumenate in 2015 are migrants and refugees who sought asylum there.
Since the beginning of the current fiscal year, the U.S. has admitted 2,235 Syrian refugees, of whom only 10 -- less than one-half of 1% --
have been Christians.
A USCCB report on the abuse crisis says 384 victims came forward and the Church paid $153 million to settle lawsuits in 2014-15.
Vietnam granted early release from prison to a priest who is one of its most prominent dissidents, a move widely seen as a goodwill gesture
before Obama's arrival there.
Grand Imam Ahmed el-Tayeb, a top Sunni cleric often described as a moderate, met with Pope Francis at the Vatican.
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