A priest is being asked to take a break from his parish after some in his congregation stormed out of Mass when he openly criticized Pope Francis on Palm Sunday.
A small c catholic: Why does it require a seminary degree and ordination to be able to baptize people and to oversee the Eucharist?
My Table Is Spread: The brother and sister I would never claim are here, beside me, and I must claim them or admit that what I profess is a lie.
The Field Hospital: Parishioner Frank Finamore posts recordings of homilies to a website dedicated to the late pastor of Our Lady Queen of Peace in Arlington, Virginia.
The Field Hospital: Immigration advocates want New York's shuttered churches for sanctuary; Anglican Catholic dispute resolved in San Antonio; LA churches build community with coffee shops.
Cardinal Blase Cupich unveiled an anti-violence initiative for Chicago that will be underscored by a Good Friday procession using the traditional Stations of the Cross to commemorate victims.
The Field Hospital: Homebound ministry at 10; cards to the incarcerated; a parish for the deaf adds four programs; a new-tech kind of confessional; Doyle multimedia
Msgr. Anthony Figueiredo's mission to the United States is of the utmost importance to the Vatican: to be the pope's ears on the ground.
The Field Hospital: Fr. Christopher Senk, cleared by a state investigation after accusations of taking financial advantage of a parishioner, remains on leave pending the church's investigation.
The Field Hospital: St. Peter's Parish in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, has a home for guests who share a common trait. They are expected to die within six months.