Joe Biden and other candidates speak to diverse faith leaders, activists

A number of Democratic presidential candidates addressed a group of faith leaders and activists during a gathering hosted by the Poor People's Campaign. 

Notre Dame is more than a tourist attraction, says Paris archbishop

Everyone, it seems, has an idea for how to rebuild Notre Dame.


US Catholic bishops adopt process for reviewing misconduct of bishops

In response to recent accusations of episcopal misconduct, the U.S. Catholic bishops have adopted a process for reporting and investigating allegations of sexual misconduct and coverup by bishops.


Catholic bishops finally tackle the sex abuse cover-up. Now comes the hard part

Finally, 17 years to the month after a major clergy sex scandal forced them to crack down on priests who abuse children, the Catholic bishops of the United States have set up a system designed — at least in theory — to hold their own feet to the fire if they cover up abuse.