Catholic dioceses in South 'in a growth mode,' says Atlanta archbishop

The Catholic dioceses of the Carolinas and Georgia are experiencing record growth, Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory of Atlanta said during a meeting of the U.S. Catholic Church's Atlanta province.

Catholic board member resigns over health reform

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- A Columbia attorney has resigned from the board of directors of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina because he disagrees with the Cleveland-based Sisters of Charity Health System's stand on health care legislation.

Kevin Hall, a member of St. Joseph Church in Columbia, served on the board for seven years, including two years as president.