Washington's Cardinal Gregory tests positive for coronavirus

Cardinal Wilton Gregory, who leads the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Former boarding school for Indigenous children owning up to its past

A Truth and Healing process at Red Cloud Indian School in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, seeks to address the past of the former Catholic school once bent on assimilating Indigenous children into the dominant white, English-speaking, Christian culture.

Plans move forward for 2022 pope, Russian patriarch meeting

Plans are progressing for a possible meeting next year between Pope Francis and the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church.

American ex-priest in East Timor found guilty of sex abuse

A defrocked American priest accused of sexually abusing orphaned and disadvantaged young girls under his care in East Timor was found guilty Tuesday and sentenced to 12 years in prison.