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What is a monastic retreat?

What is a monastic retreat?

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Even Catholic priests are innocent until proven guilty

Even Catholic priests are innocent until proven guilty

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What ever happened to Confession?

What ever happened to Confession?

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Catholic priest commits suicide in Italy

Catholic priest commits suicide in Italy

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Film review: Messenger of the Truth

Film review: Messenger of the Truth

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R.I.P.: Robert J. Cormier, beloved priest and adventurer

R.I.P.: Robert J. Cormier, beloved priest and adventurer

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A prince among the poor

A prince among the poor

Pope Francis is leading the Catholic Church, especially the clergy, to embrace Christian poverty. Cardinal Paul-Emile Leger of Quebec, the 'Prince of the Poor', set the standard many years ago.

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Book review: The Place Called Skull

Book review: The Place Called Skull

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Pope Francis signals possible change for Catholic marriage & annulment

Pope Francis signals possible change for Catholic marriage & annulment

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Chile: two Catholic priests saved from abortion

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Mysterious 'angel' priest identified

Mysterious 'angel' priest identified

'Angel priest' suddenly appeared at the scene of an accident to pray for and anoint a seriously injured woman. He was allowed to minister, unlike those who sought to comfort victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

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Rev. John Malloy, RIP

Rev. John Malloy, RIP

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Would it be wrong to excommunicate Garry Wills?

Would it be wrong to excommunicate Garry Wills?

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Tanzania: Muslims demand release of murderers of Christian pastor

Tanzania: Muslims demand release of murderers of Christian pastor

Christians in Tanzania brace for Muslim assault on Easter.

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Syria: two priests abducted on the way to Damascus

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Week 2 of Lenten Film Fest: 'Diary of a Country Priest'

Week 2 of Lenten Film Fest: 'Diary of a Country Priest'

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Lawsuit against Human Life International seeks compensation for priest's sexual improprieties

Lawsuit against Human Life International seeks compensation for priest's sexual improprieties

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Pope Benedict accepts resignation of canoodling Argentine bishop

Pope Benedict accepts resignation of canoodling Argentine bishop

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Kick the dead and collect big cash

Kick the dead and collect big cash

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In the War against Catholics, the real Expendables are priests

In the War against Catholics, the real Expendables are priests

This summer, 'The Expendables', starring Sylvester Stallone will offer a Hollywood treatment for aging action-hero stars. But in the real world, it is Catholic priests who are expendable by their own bishops.

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Australia: Catholic Church ousts married priest

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Irish cardinal ducks responsibility for abuse cover-up

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Catholic priests and nuns protest at papal nunciature in Ireland

Catholic priests and nuns protest at papal nunciature in Ireland

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Feisty Irish priest takes on Catholic hierarchy

Feisty Irish priest takes on Catholic hierarchy

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California: Maronite Catholics protest pastor's removal

California: Maronite Catholics protest pastor's removal

Fr Nabil Mouannes, a Maronite Catholic priest, is at the center of a controversy pitting his congregation against his bishop.

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How Peter and Paul disagree in Ireland

How Peter and Paul disagree in Ireland

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Catholic priests of Titanic disaster remembered

Catholic priests of Titanic disaster remembered

The three priests, including one now known as a martyr, offered spiritual comfort to fellow passengers on the doomed ship. They, along with 1500 others, perished in the icy Atlantic in 1912.

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Catholics to protest upcoming 'dissent-fest' in Los Angeles

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The high price to pay for those who are innocent in prison

The high price to pay for those who are innocent in prison

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Catholic diocese and priest clash over denial of Eucharist to lesbian Buddhist

Catholic diocese and priest clash over denial of Eucharist to lesbian Buddhist

Full text of statement by Rev. Marcel Guarnizo of Maryland, who has been suspended by the Archdiocese of Washington over a controversy involving a lesbian who was denied Holy Communion.

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Hypocrisy and shenanigans at Catholic diocese of Washington DC

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Catholic League says SNAP is unraveling

Catholic League says SNAP is unraveling

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Catholic priest bashed for denying Eucharist to lesbian

Catholic priest bashed for denying Eucharist to lesbian

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Illinois: Catholic priest rescinds resignation over changes to Mass

Illinois: Catholic priest rescinds resignation over changes to Mass

Fr William Rowe has tussled with Bishop Edward Braxton in the past.

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Special Report: New Appeal Filed in the Case of Fr. Gordon MacRae

A motion for re-trial has been filed for Rev. Gordon MacRae who was sentenced in 1994 for abuse.

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Catholic priest still celebrates Mass on 100th birthday

Catholic priest still celebrates Mass on 100th birthday

Significant life: Rev. Serafín Rodal Fandiño

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Pakistan: Faisalabad celebrating 50 years of priesthood of Fr Bonnie Mendes

Active in the field of human rights and interreligious dialogue, he is an example for all Catholics in Pakistan. He defines his mission "received as a precious gift from God." Over a thousand people at a Mass of thanksgiving. Bishop Coutts: how John the Baptist prepared the way for others.

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Catholic bishop resigns over paternity admission

Catholic bishop resigns over paternity admission

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Lead, Kindly light of Bethlehem

Lead, Kindly light of Bethlehem

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Catholic Priests Falsely Accused: book review

Catholic Priests Falsely Accused: book review

Catholic Priests Falsely Accused: The Facts, The Fraud, The Stories is a new book by David F. Pierre, and a Corporal Work of Mercy for the Church and priesthood.

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Video tribute to Bishop Andrew Pataki

Video tribute to Bishop Andrew Pataki

Bishop Pataki died following an automobile accident on December 8, the Feast of the Conception of St Anna.

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Remembering Edmund Campion: private faith inevitably has an effect on our public lives

Remembering Edmund Campion: private faith inevitably has an effect on our public lives

Nowadays, when we face an aggressive secularistic and relativistic society, Saint Edmund reminds us that our relationship with the Lord should shape and enlighten our words and actions, not only in chapel but in the marketplace too.

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Healing the Catholic Church in Ireland

Healing the Catholic Church in Ireland

"We are a wounded Church. Perhaps that is God's greatest gift to our Church at the moment: its wound."

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Saint of the Day: Leonard of Porto Maurizio

Saint of the Day: Leonard of Porto Maurizio

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Catholic priests are deprived of their Constitutional rights

Catholic priests are deprived of their Constitutional rights

No class of persons in the US is so deprived of basic rights.

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The Holy Family comes to Flores, Guatemala

The Holy Family comes to Flores, Guatemala

A Maryknoll missioner accompanies the people of Guatemala on their spiritual journey.

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Guatemala: Finding Christ in the Petén rainforest

Guatemala: Finding Christ in the Petén rainforest

Behind the facade of tourist traps, hostels, and adventure travel brokers, in the Peten rainforest a missioner brings Jesus Christ to the spiritually needy.

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Kansas City-Star spikes story of Episcopal clergy countenancing sexual abuse

Kansas City-Star spikes story of Episcopal clergy countenancing sexual abuse

Presiding Bishop Katherine Jefferts Schori of the Episcopal Church USA knew about Rev. Bede Parry who, despite molestation charges, was ordained into the Episopalian priesthood.

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Kansas City Star cover-up for SNAP

Kansas City Star cover-up for SNAP

SNAP president David Clohessy did not report molestation allegations directed at his brother, Rev. Kevin Clohessy.

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Thy Brother's Keeper: Why Wrongful Convictions Should Matter to You

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The Arab Spring, A Catholic Spring, and a London Fall

The Arab Spring, A Catholic Spring, and a London Fall

A month after a SNAP conference plotted the end of the Catholic Church, over a million young Catholics cheered for the Pope and their faith at World Youth Day.

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'The Homeless Bishop': a novel release by Orbis Books

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Saints of the Day: Jean de Brebeuf and companions

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