Pope Speeds Up, Simplifies Process for Marriage Annulments
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Pope Speeds Up, Simplifies Process for Marriage Annulments

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis radically reformed the process for…

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TV Depiction of Colombia’s Only Saint Angers Her Devotees
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TV Depiction of Colombia’s Only Saint Angers Her Devotees

JACOBO GARCIA, Associated Pres BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — For weeks, billboards on buses and television…

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Pope Asks Pardon for Church’s ‘Crimes’ Against Indigenous
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Pope Asks Pardon for Church’s ‘Crimes’ Against Indigenous

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press SANTA CRUZ, Bolivia (AP) — Pope Francis…

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Pope Brings ‘Church for the Poor’ to South America’s Poorest
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Pope Brings ‘Church for the Poor’ to South America’s Poorest

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is taking his “church for…

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Rick Santorum’s Ugly Pope Francis Bashing: Why the Catholic in the GOP Field Keeps Maligning Other Catholics
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Rick Santorum’s Ugly Pope Francis Bashing: Why the Catholic in the GOP Field Keeps Maligning Other Catholics

  (Salon) – In 2012, long-ago Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum got attention as the only…

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The Religious Right’s No. 1 Enemy: What Pope Francis’ Recognition of Palestine Really Means
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The Religious Right’s No. 1 Enemy: What Pope Francis’ Recognition of Palestine Really Means

Patricia Miller, SALON   VATICAN (Salon.com) — News that the Vatican has officially recognized Palestinian…

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Pope to Visit Notoriously Violent Bolivia Prison in SA Trip
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Pope to Visit Notoriously Violent Bolivia Prison in SA Trip

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis will visit a notoriously violent…

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Pope Accepts Resignation of Bishop Who Didn’t Report Abuse
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Pope Accepts Resignation of Bishop Who Didn’t Report Abuse

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press MARGARET STAFFORD, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pope Francis…

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U.S. Catholics Lead in Concern about Climate Change: Yale Study
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U.S. Catholics Lead in Concern about Climate Change: Yale Study

  VATICAN (Reuters)—Pope Francis might be preaching to the choir on climate change when he…

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Pope Francis is Poised to Change Catholicism Forever
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Pope Francis is Poised to Change Catholicism Forever

  ROME (Crux Now) — Because he’s such a beguiling media personality, Pope Francis says…

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