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As the Catholic Synod on the Family Ends...

Stan Chu Ilo | Posted 10.23.2016 | Religion
Stan Chu Ilo

The Catholic Synod on the family ends this week with many unanswered questions on how the church is going to meet the challenges facing families today.

Francis Fails on One Huge Issue

Martha Burk | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
Martha Burk

We'll be inundated Pope, Pope, and more Pope 24-7 this week, as the pontiff makes his rounds in the nation's capital. Francis plans a White House visit, an outdoor mass in Washington, and a speech before Congress. He's also likely to join a rally on the National Mall.

Sunday Dinner with Pope Francis

Julie Byrne | Posted 09.21.2016 | Religion
Julie Byrne

It's not an unusual profile of a Catholic family in the U.S. these days. A Pew survey on the eve of the pope's visit confirms that one in four Americans raised Catholic are now "ex." Millions more are somewhere between "in" and "out."

Get Wevorced, in Good Faith

Michelle Crosby | Posted 09.15.2016 | Divorce
Michelle Crosby

Pope Francis announced cardinal changes to the church's annulment procedure last week, making it easier and cheaper for Catholics to dissolve a marriage.

New Annulment Process To Be Good News For Divorced Catholics

Associated Press | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 09.09.2015 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Tuesday will release new streamlined procedures for annulling marriages after he — and thousands of Catholics ...

Have You Ever Been Married Before?

Anam Ahmad | Posted 08.05.2016 | Divorce
Anam Ahmad

Seems like an easy question. The answer is either yes or no. You either have been or you haven't. It's black or white. Unless it's not. There are two ...

An Overview of the Legal Grounds for Annulment, Separation and Divorce

Brad Reid | Posted 06.16.2016 | Divorce
Brad Reid

In simplified overview, secular legislation originally loosely followed historic Canon Law. Since state legislation varies, have an experienced attorney determine the legal grounds and procedure for annulment, separation and divorce in your state.

Pope Francis Wants All Annulments To Be Free

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 01.25.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Pope Francis on Friday (Jan. 23) warned the Vatican’s top marriage judges that they should not “lock the salvation of persons within the str...

Pope Francis Is Considering Making Marriage Annulments Cost-Free

The Associated Press | Posted 11.05.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis considers eliminating church charges for marriage annulments, revealing he once fired an official who tried to charge...

Kim Kardashian's Love Is a Ratings Game

Mari Fagel | Posted 02.01.2012 | Celebrity
Mari Fagel

It seems more than coincidental that two major Kardashian-related headlines were announced just three days after the season 2 premiere of Kim and Kourtney Take New York.