CHURCH NEWS

Articles selected by J. Martos

2017

- Pope Francis' decentralization of liturgical power
- Bitter fruit for pro-Trump Catholics
- The Catholic Church as impact investor
- Nearly 100 sex abuse lawsuits against the Church in Guam
- Chicago Archdiocese opens first cremation garden in a cemetery
- Interview of Fr. James Martin on LGBT
- Australian police charge Vatican cardinal with sex offenses
- Pope Francisís New Man in Newark
- Pope declines to renew mandate for German doctrine chief
- Pope honors 'rebel' priests censured for commitment to poor
- Pope again flexes papal muscle to keep tabs on cardinals
- Trump Rolls Back Birth-Control Mandate in Name of ‘Religious Freedom’ and This Nun Is Angry
- Vatican Message to Muslims for Ramadan
- Trump Rolls Back Birth-Control Mandate
- Vatican Message to Muslims for Ramadan
- Pope in Fatima to honor ichldren of peace
- The Vatican and Myanmar establish diplomatic relations
- The Pope's TED talk with a translation
- Francis leading against anti-migrant populism
- Muslim converts in Europeís struggling churches
- Restored Jesus's tomb reopens in Jerusalem
- A married priest: priests shouldn't get married
- Pope: $100,000 to war-torn Aleppo
Pope: elderly married men could become priests
- Kupich: No to immigration agents without a warrant
- To Catholics: "Become Disrupters!"
- Powerful right-wing multimedia empire
- Posters in Rome: voice of the conservatives
- Staggering scale of sex abuse in Australia
- Communion to divorced:
      Cardinal Muller: No
      German bishops: Yes
- Bishops against death in priest's killing
- Francis to Trump:Care for the Poor
- Going beyond pope in remarriage guidelines

2016

- There's "Serious Division in the Church"
- Francis holds firm against conservatives
- Conservative cardinals challenge Pope
- First Latin American Jesuit General
- Pope gives $100,000 to Haiti
- Message to US about new cardinals
- Comment about the new cardinals
- 19 Photos of P. Francis' Arrival in U.S.
- One Catholic church Supports Its LGBTQ Members
- Religion's contribution to the economy
- Mormons and Catholics to Help New Refugees in U.S.
- Catholic Church Responds to Slavery at Sea
- Vatican: Panel on Female Deacons
- Vatican's push for breakthrough with China
- Chaput: Live like "brother and sister"
- Francis: Christians must apologize to gay
- Pope Francis: "the great majority" of marriages are null..."
- Bishop: "It is religion, including our own, that targets LGBT people"
- Canonization of Two New Saints
- US Lutherans: Agreement with Catholic Church
- Vatican: Panel on Female Deacons
- Catholic Church Responds to Slavery at Sea
- Francis's Amity with Islam
- How Catholic Women React to Women Deacons
- Pope criticizes West for trying to export own brand of democracy to Iraq, Libya
- Two Steps Back: The USCCB & the Ouster of an Editor
- Cuch: Pope's document on sex, marriage, family life: "A Game Changer"
- How Pope Francis makes change in the church inevitable
- Founder Mother Angelica died on Easter Sunday
- Catholic Trumpism Is Reigniting The ‘American Problem’
- Emeritus Benedict Warns of 'Deep Crisis' in Church
- Pope's abuse accountability tribunal going nowhere fast
- Vatican newspaper essays: Let women preach at Mass
- Pope challenges conservatives on Zika, immigration, death penalty
- Pope more popular than Trump
- Francis in Mexico on the exploitation of the indigenous
- Child abuse commission: "a token body?"
- Bishops not obliged to report child abuse
- Yes, Catholics may vote for Bernie Sanders
- Pope Francis, Iranian President meet face-to-face at the Vatican
- Pope Francis alters foot-washing ceremony with a decree
- Pope Francis: World’s powerful are ‘slaves to sin’ who risk hell by ignoring the poor
- What Pope Benedict Knew About Abuse in the Catholic Church
- The political crisis of ‘Conservative Catholicism’
- How Do Sunni and Shia Islam Differ?