Christie: 'I'm A Catholic, But I've Used Birth Control, And Not Just The Rhythm Method'Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie discussed birth control and his Catholicism during a town hall meeting in New Hampshire Tuesday.
U.S. Catholic Bishops Try to Calm Anxiety Over PopeAmerica's Catholic bishops came together Monday to project an image of unity, after a Vatican meeting on the family unleashed an uproar over the direction of the church.
Sinn Fein Leader Arrested Over 1972 IRA KillingGerry Adams is being questioned on suspicion he ordered the death of a Belfast widow who was thought by the IRA to be a British spy.
Catholics Rename Shrine for St. John Paul II in DC Catholics in Washington are celebrating the sainthood of John Paul II by renaming a shrine devoted to his legacy.
Pope Francis Declares John Paul II, John XXIII Saints Catholics around the world are celebrating the declaration of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII as saints of the Catholic Church - an unprecedented event made even more historic by the presence of Pope Francis and retired Pope Benedict XVI in Rome.
Several Catholic Organizations File Federal Lawsuit Challenging Obamacare's Birth-Control MandateCatholic organizations in Wyoming filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging the birth-control coverage requirement in federal government's health care overhaul.
Basilica of the National Shrine Decks the HallsMore than 120 volunteers spent Wednesday night decorating the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in preparation for next week's Christmas masses.
Some US Conservatives Praise Russia's Anti-Gay Bill, Crack DownAs the hub of the Soviet Union, Russia was reviled for rights abuses by many U.S. conservatives during the Cold War. Now some are voicing support and admiration as Russian authorities crack down on gay-rights activism.
Pope Francis: 'A True Christian Cannot Be Anti-Semitic'Speaking to Jewish leaders for the first time as pope, Francis said that true Christians cannot hold anti-Semitic sentiments due to the intertwined history of the two faiths.
Despite 1.2 Billion Catholic Followers, Pope Francis Follows None On TwitterPope Francis has 1.2 billion followers in the Roman Catholic Church, but he's not following a single one of them on Facebook or Twitter.
White House Source: VP Biden To Lead US Delegation For New Pope In RomeVice President Joe Biden will lead the U.S. delegation to newly elected Pope Francis' installation in Rome.
Opinion: Paul Ryan's Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget MathIf you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan's drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.