(NEW YORK) -- Germany's powerful Catholic progressives are offering to bless same sex unions in about 100 different churches all over Germany this week. The move is in direct defiance of a recent Holy See pronouncement that priests cannot bless gay unions. The Vatican pronouncement... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Jesuit Conference of U.S. and Canada, an order of the Catholic Church, announced the goal of raising $100 million to benefit the descendants of enslaved people historically owned and sold by Jesuits.The... Read More.
By PETE MADDEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit on Monday against the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo and its former leaders Bishop Richard Malone and Bishop Edward Grosz, alleging that they engaged in... Read More.
By MATTHEW VANN and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday became the second Catholic to be elected president, and very quickly invoked his faith for his future in the White House.Some prominent... Read More.
Last week, the Everett Rotary Club dispensed a one hundred thousand dollar grant to Catholic Housing Services, to be applied to the first of Everett’s permanent supportive housing project. Construction, originally slated for July of 2017, is presently noted to begin... Read More.