Catholic Leaders Decry Dems' Questioning Of Judicial PickRoman Catholic leaders are objecting to Democratic senators' line of questioning for one of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees, arguing the focus on her faith is misplaced and runs counter to the Constitution's prohibition on religious tests for political office.
Saint Mary's College President: Pope Francis Connects Poverty, Ecology In Climate Change ManifestoDr. James Donohue, president of St. Mary’s College in Moraga, takes a closer look at Pope Francis’ encyclical where he calls for action on climate change and the environment.
Mayor Lee Asks SF’s Archbishop To Refrain From Speaking At National March For Traditional Marriage San Francisco's Roman Catholic Archbishop is one of the headline speakers at a national march for traditional marriage next week in Washington, but local politicians are asking him not to go.
Davis Priest Charged With Underage Teen SexA Roman Catholic priest has been charged with three felonies for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a teenage girl he met while working at a Davis church.
NorCal Roman Catholic Priest Arrested For Alleged Statutory Rape Of Teenage GirlA Roman Catholic priest in Northern California has been arrested for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a teenage girl he befriended while working at a Davis church.
Francis Presides Over Historic Day Of 4 Popes At Canonization CeremonyPope Francis declared Popes John XXIII and John Paul II saints before some 800,000 people on Sunday in an unprecedented ceremony made even more historic by the presence of emeritus Pope Benedict XVI in St. Peter's Square.
California Cardinal Tainted In Abuse Scandal To Vote On Pope Benedict SuccessorLeaders of SNAP, Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, question why Cardinal Roger Mahoney is still being allowed to select a new pope.
Pro Gay Marriage Bishop Says He Was Snubbed At SF Archbishop InstallationThe Episcopal bishop for the Bay Area, who’s a strong gay marriage supporter, says he was snubbed when he showed up for San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Joseph Cordileone’s formal installation ceremony.
Protesters March Outside Installation Of New San Francisco Archbishop The installation of the new Roman Catholic archbishop of San Francisco Thurday will come amid protests about his role in California’s Proposition 8 campaign in 2008.
New San Francisco Archbishop’s Views Questioned By Board Of SupesSan 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.
NorCal Priest Arrested In Child Molestation CaseA priest in the Sacramento Roman Catholic diocese has been arrested on accusations that he molested a child, Bishop Jaime Soto announced Thursday.
Former NorCal Priest Extradited To Ireland On Molestation Charges Former Roman Catholic priest Patrick Joseph McCabe was extradited to Ireland Sunday night to face charges of assaulting six young boys in the Dublin area between 1973 and 1981.