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Pope Francis (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Pope Francis To Head To Jordan, Israel, Palestinian Territories In Historic Trip

From Jordan, to the streets of Old Jerusalem, and a refugee camp in the West Bank, final preparations are being made for Pope Francis’s historic three-day pilgrimage.

05/23/2014

Students at St. Joseph's Academy In Bogota, N.J. reenact the Stations of the Cross (Credit: CBS 2)

Tri-State Area Residents Observe Easter Week Traditions

Cardinal Dolan sheds light on the Holy Thursday tradition of the washing of the feet as a New Jersey Catholic school reenacts the Stations of the Cross.

04/17/2014

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Vandals Target Religious Icons At Two Vineland, N.J. Churches

Nearly a dozen religious statues at two churches in Vineland, N.J. have been defaced.

01/26/2014

Jesus' name is mispelled on a Vatican commemorative medal. (credit: CBSNews/Catholic News Service)

Pope Medals Recalled After Jesus’ Name Misspelled

The Vatican is recalling more than 6,000 papal medals after the name Jesus was misspelled as “Lesus.”

10/10/2013

Vandals used red paint on a series of religious locations in Bay Ridge on July 30, 2013. (credit: Handout)

Police Question Suspect In Religious Vandalism In Bay Ridge

Statues were covered in red paint, and the word “No” was painted on doors of various locations.

07/30/2013

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City Catholic Groups Not Singing The Praises Of New Play About The Virgin Mary

A new take on the story of the Virgin Mary debuted on Broadway on Monday night, but Catholics haven’t given the play rave reviews.

04/22/2013

2nd Avenue Stations Of the Cross (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Cardinal Dolan, Catholics Celebrate Good Friday With ‘Way Of The Cross’ Procession

Christians around the world and here at home are marking Good Friday, the day of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion.

03/29/2013

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Scholar Claims Ancient Papyrus Shows Jesus Discussed ‘Wife’

A 1,600-year-old document, translated for the first time, has a message that could shake up Christianity. It is the first-known statement from that era that refers to Jesus, talking about having a wife.

09/19/2012

St. Patrick's Cathedral on Good Friday (credit: CBS 2)

Christians Reflect On Good Friday In Anticipation Of Easter’s Hope And Joy

There was a sense of moving from the darkness of Good Friday to the light of Easter morning during a three hour service inside Saint Patrick’s Cathedral.

04/22/2011

Christmas Service at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine (credit: CBS 2)

Area Churches Packed On Christmas

At the mother church of the Episcopal Diocese of New York, the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine choir sang Psalm 98 as worshippers celebrated. For some, going to this cathedral on Christmas Day is a continuation of a family tradition.

12/25/2010

Visitors enjoy a preview of the multimedia installation "Leonardo's Last Supper: A Vision by Peter Greenaway," in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010.  The installation, which is based on Leonardo da Vinci's "The Last Supper," opens to the public on Friday, Dec. 3. 2010.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

New Take On ‘Last Supper’ At Park Avenue Armory

A new multimedia installation in Manhattan will offer new ways to see and interpret Leonardo Da Vinci’s “The Last Supper.”

12/01/2010