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American Catholics Seek Clarity On Pope Francis' Love Treatise

Reuters | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 04.11.2016 | Religion

When retired New York City teacher Rosalie Frangella's marriage ended in the 1980s, she might one day have hoped to wed again - except for the big mon...

Douthat and the Desire for an Unchanging Church

Stan Chu Ilo | Posted 11.01.2016 | Chicago
Stan Chu Ilo

New York Times columnist Ross Douthat's critique of the direction of Catholicism under Pope Francis has recently come under attack from some prominent American Catholic theologians.

Vatican Legal Advisor Challenges Pope Francis' Annulment Reforms

The Associated Press | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.09.2015 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) — An adviser to the Vatican's high court has warned that Pope Francis' new reform of the church's marriage annulment process raise...

What 'Scandalous' Changes Could Be Coming To The Catholic Church?

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.09.2015 | Religion

Pope Francis began a weeklong trip to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay on Sunday, where he has focused much of his attention on the church's embrace of t...

Carol Kuruvilla

Germany's Catholic Church Just Took An Amazing Step For LGBT And Remarried Catholics

HuffingtonPost.com | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 05.15.2015 | Religion

The Catholic Church in Germany is taking a stand for its remarried, lesbian, and gay employees. More than two-thirds of Germany’s 27 Roman Catho...

Top Italian Bishop Is Rocking The Church With Message Of Inclusion

Religion News Service | JOSEPHINE MCKENNA | Posted 08.29.2014 | Religion

ROME (RNS) The Catholic Church should make “unconventional couples” feel at home instead of making them targets of “de facto discrimination,” ...

Vatican Spokesman Says Pope Francis' Phone Calls Not To Be Considered Source Of Church Teaching

Agence France Presse | | Posted 06.24.2014 | Religion

Pope Francis's habit of picking up the phone and cold calling people who write to him is landing the Vatican in hot water and spokesman Federico Lomba...

3 Possible Ways To Allow Divorced Catholics To Take Communion

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 11.02.2013 | Religion

(RNS) While the first months of Pope Francis’ pontificate have been marked by his attention to the poor and his “Who am I to judge” attitude on ...