Forty “I do’s” – or “Si” in Italian – were pronounced in St. Peter’s Basilica Sunday as Pope Francis married 20 couples, with one bride already a mother.
Sunday - Faith
REDIPUGLIA, Italy — Pope Francis confronts a piece of his own family history on Saturday when he visits a World War I memorial built amid battlefields where his grandfather fought in a fierce Italian offensive against the Austro-Hungarian empire — surviving to impress upon the future pope the horrors of war.
Saturday - World
Jesus Mata Martinez’s story is one of those tales of a long and winding road that happened to end up in Fort Wayne.
Thursday - Faith
- Cardinal to lead St. Pat parade with 1st gay group
There is no more natural spot for Roman Catholic Cardinal Timothy Dolan – a proud, ebullient Irish-American – than grand marshal of the city’s historic St. Patrick’s Day Parade.September 4, 2014 - Faith
- Philadelphia auxiliary bishop to lead Toledo diocese
TOLEDO, Ohio – Pope Francis has appointed the auxiliary bishop from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to lead the Catholic Diocese of Toledo.August 26, 2014 - Ohio
- Obama offers new accommodations on birth control
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration will offer a new accommodation to religious nonprofits that object to covering birth control for their employees.August 22, 2014 - U.S.