For the first time since John F. Kennedy's inauguration 60 years ago today, the U.S. is again led by a Catholic president.
For 24 hours leading up to the inauguration, All Saints' Cathedral in Milwaukee church hosted a live-streamed vigil for peace.
For 24 hours leading up to the inauguration, All Saints' Cathedral in Milwaukee church hosted a live-streamed vigil for peace -- an effort to bring people together during a divisive year.
Pope Francis has changed church law to explicitly allow women to do more things during Mass, while reaffirming they cannot be priests.
Pope Francis said Sunday that he is praying for those who died in the U.S. Capitol rioting and has appealed for calm to prevail in the United States to help safeguard that nation's democratic values.
Leaders are holding prayer services, hoping and praying for the division of the country to heal.
Francis was suffering from "painful sciatica" and could not preside at an hour-long, year-end prayer service Thursday evening, spokesman Matteo Bruni said.
There are nine different languages spoken in the St. Michael's community -- spanning 11 different ethnic or national groups.
After drawing on Vatican pronouncements in past years about developing vaccines prepared from cells derived from aborted fetuses, the Vatican issued a statement on the COVID-19 vaccine following requests for "guidance."
Eight sisters at the School Sisters of Notre Dame in Elm Grove have died of COVID-19 since Dec. 9.
The Vatican’s 2020 nativity scene, which is different every year, has drawn criticism from some for its futuristic style.
There will be 10 Christmas weekend Masses at St. Dominic Catholic Parish in Brookfield, an effort to keep capacity low to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
A senior pastor at a west Michigan church encouraged his congregation to catch COVID-19 so as to "get it over with."
Biden said he hopes to work with Francis on issues such as climate change, poverty and immigration.
St. Joan Antida High School is celebrating the 65th year of its annual Spaghetti with the Sisters dinner.
Ambassadors to the Vatican were informed recently that Christmas would be essentially a virtual affair for the diplomatic corps this year.
It's another historic moment for Archbishop Gregory, who moved to Washington last year.
A North Carolina health official has ordered a large church to close its doors temporarily because of concerns it is helping to spread the coronavirus by disregarding social distancing measures.
Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for the feature-length documentary “Francesco.”
Carlo Acutis is the youngest contemporary person to be beatified.