CHICAGO — The Rev. Andrew Greeley, an outspoken Roman Catholic priest, best-selling author and longtime Chicago newspaper columnist who even criticized the hierarchy of his own church over the child sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 85.
In one of their most dramatic choices in a century, local leaders of the Boy Scouts of America voted Thursday to ease a divisive ban and allow openly gay boys to be accepted into the nation’s leading youth organization.
Every Gun is Sacred (Sung to the tune “Every Sperm is sacred”)
Tucson Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas was surprised at today’s choice of a new pontiff.
The Phoenix City Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the city's anti-discrimination law to include protections for gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people in city contracts, housing, employment and public accommodations such as restaurants.
Thieves stole six air conditioning units during the weekend from a former Catholic school used by St. Augustine Cathedral.
A festival to celebrate Padre Kino is today from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Mission San Xavier del Bac, 1950 W. San Xavier Road.
In 1982, a controversial church in Miracle Valley, Arizona, was the scene of a battle that ended with two church members dead, two lawmen with gunshot wounds and several more with less serious injuries.
Rev. Cyprian Killackey, who served the Roman Catholic community of Tucson for more than 40 years, has died.
OAKLAND, Calif. — A gunman opened fire at a Christian university in California Monday, killing at least seven people and wounding three more, before being captured hours later at a shopping center in a nearby city, authorities said.
Cloaked in the false flag of "religious freedom," what's happening in our state Capitol, in the Republican presidential primary race and across the country is the disintegration of a person's human rights.
NOGALES, Ariz. — An interview with Sister Rosa Maria Ruiz at
Lourdes Catholic School means regular interruptions by admiring
students and parents who can’t pass up an opportunity to greet her.
She’s made the local Catholic community proud.
PHOENIX - State lawmakers are moving to end what one says
amounts to a "don't ask, don't tell'' policy at universities and
community colleges - at least for political and religious
Temple Emanu-El will celebrate the Tu B’Shevat holiday Friday
with a wine-tasting seder and dinner led by Rabbi Samuel M.
PHOENIX — A judge has upheld a new law giving some parents
access to state funds to send their children to private and
parochial schools, paving the way to make vouchers available for
all of the more than one million children now in public
CONCORD, N.H. — People could refuse to provide accommodations,
goods or services to gay couples getting married in New Hampshire
under legislation being considered by the House.
SAN FRANCISCO - A California ministry has again predicted the
end of the world is at hand.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Workers have begun installing new markers
at a Northern California cemetery where relocated Gold Rush-era
gravestones were marked with the N-word.