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Rev. Salvatore Cordileone

New San Francisco Archbishop’s Views Questioned By Board Of Supes

San Francisco’s new Catholic Archbishop, The Rev. Salvatore Cordileone, is getting mixed reaction from the city’s Board of Supervisors over his views on same-sex marriage.

10/03/2012

Rev. Salvatore Cordileone

Next San Francisco Archbishop Charged With Misdemeanor DUI

The San Diego city attorney’s office says the Roman Catholic archbishop-designate of San Francisco has been charged with two misdemeanors stemming from his arrest for allegedly driving under the influence.

08/31/2012

Rev. Salvatore Cordileone

Newly-Appointed SF Archbishop Arrested For DUI In San Diego

The recently-appointed archbishop of the San Francisco archdiocese was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of drunk driving.

08/27/2012

Will Lynch seen outside the courtroom following a previous day's hearing. (CBS)

Los Gatos Priest Confronted By 2nd Alleged Victim; Beating Trial Delayed

The judge overseeing the trial of a man accused of beating a Los Gatos priest Jerold Lindner sent the jury delayed testimony in the case because of legal questions over whether the cleric may have perjured himself on the witness stand.

06/21/2012

Catholic Nuns (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan Budget

A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.

06/21/2012

Will Lynch seen outside the courtroom following a previous day's hearing. (CBS)

South Bay Trial Underway For Man Accused Of Beating Priest

Prosecutors concede the man on trial in the beating of an aging priest was sexually abused by the Jesuit, but told a jury that still did not give William Lynch the right to take the law into in his own hands.

06/20/2012

Saint Anne's Catholic Church in Union City was vandalized on February 22, 2012. (CBS)

Union City Catholic Church Vandalized On Ash Wednesday

Parishioners at a Catholic church in Union City were disturbed to find their church vandalized with satanic symbols on Ash Wednesday.

02/22/2012

Birth control pills. (Tim Matsui/Getty Images)

San Francisco Archbishop Joins In Fight Against Obama Birth Control Policy

Archbishop George Niederauer is joining the campaign to overturn a new federal rule that requires religious hospitals, schools and charities to cover the cost of birth control for their employees.

02/09/2012

(CBS)

Catholic Healthcare West Cuts Official Church Ties

A major Catholic hospital chain has severed its official ties with the Roman Catholic Church as it seeks to maintain an unusual business model that includes both Catholic and non-Catholic hospitals.

01/23/2012

(CBS)

Woman Accused Of Embezzling $100K From Los Gatos Convent

A former lay employee of a Roman Catholic convent in Los Gatos has been indicted in federal court in San Jose on charges that she embezzled $100,000 from the organization.

12/22/2011

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