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Vatican: Parents, Hospital Must Talk in UK Sick Toddler Case

Vatican: Parents, Hospital Must Talk in UK Sick Toddler Case

By Danica Kirka And Colleen Barry | Apr 16
Pope Francis offered prayers after his traditional Sunday blessing in St. Peter's Square for Alfie Evans, a terminally ill British toddler whose parents are locked with hospital officials in a legal battle over his care.

NOT REAL NEWS: Pope Didn't 'Overrule' Bible

NOT REAL NEWS: Pope Didn't 'Overrule' Bible

Apr 15
Pope Francis may be pushing the envelope on interpreting Catholic doctrine, but he hasn't asserted that his words overrule the Bible.

Marquette Stands Behind 'Pride Prom' Organizers

Marquette Stands Behind 'Pride Prom' Organizers

By Gretchen Ehlke | Apr 14
Students at Marquette University are moving forward with plans for a "Pride Prom" celebrating the school's LGBT community despite an online petition from a Catholic group asking the Jesuit school to block it.

Founder of Megachurch Quits Following Misconduct Allegations

Founder of Megachurch Quits Following Misconduct Allegations

Apr 11
The Chicago-area founder of one of the nation's largest evangelical churches is stepping down following allegations he behaved inappropriately with female congregants.

Former UK Catholic Archbishop Issues Postmortem Plea for Forgiveness In His Will

Former UK Catholic Archbishop Issues Postmortem Plea for Forgiveness In His Will

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 10
The anti-gay cardinal was disgraced in 2013 when a number of priests came forward to talk about the ways in which O'Brien had, they said, subjected them to sexual misconduct. In his will, the late O'Brien asked for forgiveness.

Pope Urges Church Unity, Blames Divisions on Work of Devil

Pope Urges Church Unity, Blames Divisions on Work of Devil

Apr 10
Pope Francis called Tuesday for unity in the Catholic Church and blamed its divisions on the devil.

Watch: Pat Robertson Says LGBTQ People Have 'Infiltrated' Society, 'Dominating' Straight People

Watch: Pat Robertson Says LGBTQ People Have 'Infiltrated' Society, 'Dominating' Straight People

Apr 9

Pope: 'Nothing Justifies' Chemical Weapons in Syria

Pope: 'Nothing Justifies' Chemical Weapons in Syria

Apr 8
Pope Francis closed his traditional Sunday blessing by saying "nothing can justify" the use of chemical weapons against defenseless populations and called for those responsible for a suspected attack in Syria to seek negotiations.

Surprise! Anti-LGBTQ Activist Wasn't a Fan of Gay Teen Film 'Love, Simon'

Surprise! Anti-LGBTQ Activist Wasn't a Fan of Gay Teen Film 'Love, Simon'

Apr 6
Noted anti-LGBTQ activist Peter LaBarbera isn't the biggest fan of the gay coming-of-age film "Love, Simon" for a number of reasons.

Mormon Leader's Remark on Sexual Misconduct Draws Criticism

Mormon Leader's Remark on Sexual Misconduct Draws Criticism

By Brady McCombs | Apr 3
The Mormon church faced more criticism Monday about its approach to sexual abuse after a top leader praised the #MeToo movement but referred to sexual misconduct as "non-consensual immorality."

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