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Controversial Catholic Church in Salem Slated for Demolition

Daniel Grant | Posted 01.02.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

It isn't your vision of a Catholic church, nor your idea of what a church in the historic New England town of Salem, Massachusetts should look like, but its distinct design for a church is a key reason a contingent of local residents have been battling for the past seven years.

This Week In The Separation Of Church And State

Posted 12.22.2011 | Religion

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Boston Catholic Holdouts Say Archdiocese Moving In

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 01.16.2012 | Religion

SCITUATE, Mass. — It's the eighth autumn since Roman Catholic parishioners began occupying St. Frances X. Cabrini church around the clock to pro...

Canceled Mass Outrages Boston Gay Community

The Boston Globe | Posted 08.12.2011 | Religion

The Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, in response to criticism it was sanctioning a celebration of Gay Pride month, announced yesterday that it had orde...

Boston Cardinal Weighing Sale Of Closed Churches

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

BOSTON — Cardinal Sean O'Malley is seeking opinions from Catholics who attended seven closed parishes as he decides whether to sell their former...

Bridgeport Diocese Fights to Protect "Property," But What About the Children?

Kim Stagliano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Kim Stagliano

I liked the Fr. Gary that I knew for one hour. I'm sad that he died under a shadow. But I will never accept that sex crimes, because they are old, should not be prosecuted.