New Jersey Parish Celebrates Shrine To Beloved Pope John Paul IIFor parishioners at one church in the Garden State, Sunday’s canonization of two popes in Vatican City holds special meaning.
Catholic Leader Furious With De Blasio After No Priests Added To Transition TeamDid New York City’s incoming mayor snub Catholics? There are questions about why Catholic leaders are not on Bill de Blasio's transition team, even though other religious leaders are.
Thanks To Pope Francis, Explosion Of Interest In Catholicism Hits Long IslandSome are calling it the “Francis effect” -- a boom in Sunday mass attendance and even in Catholic school enrollment. All the credit is going to the charismatic new pope.
HealthWatch: Adult Stem Cells And The Catholic ChurchResearch with or on embryonic stem cells is strictly forbidden, but adult stem cells, gleaned from most tissues in the body, are very different. They do not destroy embryos and so the Catholic Church endorses researching them.