Refurbished Shrine Marking Jesus' Burial Site Reopens In JerusalemThe ornate building, called the Edicule, sits in the center of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, one of the world's oldest churches located in Jerusalem's oldest city.
Pope Francis To Head To Jordan, Israel, Palestinian Territories In Historic TripFrom 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.
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.
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.
Pope Medals Recalled After Jesus' Name MisspelledThe Vatican is recalling more than 6,000 papal medals after the name Jesus was misspelled as "Lesus."
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.
City Catholic Groups Not Singing The Praises Of New Play About The Virgin MaryA new take on the story of the Virgin Mary debuted on Broadway on Monday night, but Catholics haven't given the play rave reviews.
Cardinal Dolan, Catholics Celebrate Good Friday With 'Way Of The Cross' ProcessionChristians around the world and here at home are marking Good Friday, the day of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion.
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.
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.
Area Churches Packed On ChristmasAt 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.
New Take On 'Last Supper' At Park Avenue ArmoryA new multimedia installation in Manhattan will offer new ways to see and interpret Leonardo Da Vinci's "The Last Supper.''