Pope Frances Embarks On Trip To Middle EastThe pope started his historic trip to the Middle East, arriving first in Jordan.
Thousands Pack St. Peter's Square For Canonization Of John XXIII and John Paul IIGenerations of church history have passed, but Catholicism has never seen a ceremony like the one that enrolled John XXIII and John Paul II as saints.
Tri-State Area Residents Observe Easter Week TraditionsCardinal 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.
Pope Francis Orders Survey Of Roman Catholics' Views On Church TeachingsIn his latest move, Pope Francis has ordered bishops to do some survey work to find out what the faithful really think about the church’s teachings on marriage and family.
Pope Francis Faults Church For 'Divisive Rules' On Gays, Abortion, Contraception"A person once asked me, in a provocative manner, if I approved of homosexuality. I replied with another question: 'Tell me: when God looks at a gay person, does he endorse the existence of this person with love, or reject and condemn this person?'"
Pope Francis Officially Begins Ministry With Installation Mass Pope Francis urged princes, presidents, sheiks and thousands of ordinary people to protect the environment, the weakest and the poorest, mapping out a clear focus of his priorities as leader of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics.
Eye On New York: The Pope Resigns, An Off Broadway Musical About Dusty Springfield, Lego Art, And MoreAn off-Broadway musical starring Kirsten Holly Smith tells the story of musical legend Dusty Springfield, a New York artist who sculpts with legos, and more with CBS 2's Dana Tyler in this week's edition of Eye On New York.
Faithful Gather For Special Mass At St. Patrick's CathedralMany Catholics are split over whether they hope Pope Benedict's successor should preserve tradition or make changes in Catholic teaching.
Seton Hall University Talks Pope Benedict XVI's Place In HistoryPope Benedict XVI is retiring on Thursday it raises the following question. Where does he rank amongst all the past Popes?
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.
St. Patrick's Old Cathedral Inaugurated As BasilicaArchbishop Timothy Dolan presided over the ceremony and said the honor for the church signaled a "deeper sign of affection and bond" with the Pope.
Archbishop Dolan: NY Times Reviews Are InsensitiveArchbishop Timothy Dolan said the Times is allowing insensitive references to Catholics that it wouldn't allow for others.