At disgraced Cardinal O'Brien's funeral Mass, Cardinal Nichols urges prayer

During a somber service, Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster urged mourners to pray for Scottish Cardinal Keith O'Brien's soul and for those he offended during his life.

Scottish religious leaders urge reconciliation in wake of vote

"Whatever the outcome, every voice and every instrument continues to play its part in shaping the kind of Scotland that people in Scotland vote for."

How Jackie Bouvier almost married an Irish lawyer

A young and vivacious Jackie Bouvier visited Ireland in her early 20s, made friends with a semi-retired priest and fell for a charming Irish lawyer.

Irish bishop: No matter government's decision, abortion is immoral

A senior prelate used the annual pilgrimage up Ireland's holy mountain to underscore the church's fight against a bill that would make abortion in Ireland legal in limited circumstances.