Pope Francis has shown that flashy rides arenâ€™t his thing, and it was recently decided that a Harley given to the Vatican during a Harley-Davidson anniversary celebration will be sold.
A bishop is under fire in Germany and has been called to Rome; he reportedly spent $42 million on one residence.
The court only Muslims can use the word 'Allah' when referring to God. It added the name wasn't 'integral' to Christianity.
Catholics around the world will have two new holy figures to pray to this spring on the same day. "The Vatican has announced that two former popes are to be named saints next April in the first such ceremony in the history of the Catholic Church." (Via BBC) The Vatican released this ...
A same-sex kiss at an evangelical rally in Brazil has stirred up a heated debate over gay rights and freedom of religion in a country heavily influenced by the Catholic Church. According to Public Radio International, two women attending a "gospel festival" were arrested after kissing each other at the ...
Experts believe the decision to canonize both Pope John XIII and John Paul II in April could bring together progressive and conservative Catholics.
Imagine, taking a venerated relic and decorating it with precious metals and jewels, all in honor of the early Christian martyrs they are. For some, the jeweled remains are creepy, and the stuff of nightmares, giving an other-worldly look to the mortal remains. For others, they present a macabre beauty ...
The Vatican's new secretary of state says the Catholic Church's rule on priest celibacy is not set in stone.
Former Pope Benedict cited his advanced age and failing strength as the reason he stepped down from the Church's highest office on February 11, though recent comments reveal a different motivation behind his unusual resignation, the first in 600 years.
In building its significant history, Christianity was recently called out for failing to include many of its key players, specifically the female ones.