Pope tells Jews: "now it's our turn”

"First it was your turn and now it is our turn," Pope Francis tells Jewish leaders as the Islamic State continues to persecute Christians.

Doctrinal war over the synod?

The extraordinary Synod of Bishops will not open until Oct., but prominent members are already publicly debating one of its most controversial topics.

Boko Haram murdered 2500 - in one diocese

Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme of Maiduguri has denounced the militant Islamist group Boko Haram for the murders of more than 2,500 faithful.


“Reflections from Rome”

An interview with Msgr. Soseman about his new book, which Cardinal Burke says conveys the truths of the Catholic faith “in an appealing manner."

The denialists

They are willing to subject Christianity to scrutiny for its reactionary teachings, even as they hold that the doctrines of Islam are flawless.

Marching serpents

The decision of Cdl. Dolan to head up the St. Patrick’s Day parade is less about tolerance and more about indifference.


The truth about the "Mandate"

The Obama administration, to justify its widely criticized mandate for contraception and sterilization coverage in private health plans, has posted a set of false and misleading claims on the White House blog.


A puppet Mass

At the “weirdest parish in the USA,” a Mass with scary, life-side puppets is meant to entertain kids...

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