RELIGION ROUNDUP: The push to allow women priests has been rejected in the past, based on Jesus’ apostles all being men.
An attorney for the plaintiffs called the church’s actions “a conspiracy of silence, a conspiracy of secrecy, a conspiracy of self-protection.”
The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation of child sexual abuse inside the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has met with Pope Francis in a private audience
The play is the rapper’s first foray into theater, coming as his first book, “From Crook to Cook,” is set to hit stands Oct. 23.
The archdiocese posted the list of priests on its website late Monday.
President Donald Trump said he looked forward meeting with Andrew Brunson, the American pastor released from detention in Turkey.
Pope Francis on Saturday defrocked two more Chilean prelates accused of sexually abusing minors.
“We’ve seen it a million times before. It’s getting boring,” said Ahmed Rehab of CAIR-Chicago.
Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl after he became entangled in two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals and lost the support of many in his flock.
RELIGION ROUNDUP: The MormonLeaks website has been airing allegations of sexual misconduct by people affiliated with the Mormon church.
The controversial former Avondale priest says he’s still in hiding to avoid being committed to a mental institution by Cardinal Blase Cupich.
Dallas Bishop Edward Burns said the investigation constitutes a “major project” because it will include all 1,320 Catholic parishes in Texas.
“If there are 300 religious institutions in Chicago, one of them did this. Two hundred ninety-nine are saying, ‘We will never do this.”
For the first time ever, Open House Chicago offers a chance to see hidden architectural gems in the Austin neighborhood on Oct. 13 and Oct. 14.