San Francisco's Historic Mercy High School To CloseSan Francisco's historic Mercy High School, one of the last remaining all-girls Catholic schools in the city, will cease operations at the end of the school year on June 1, school officials have announced.
San Jose Church Targeted In Theft Holds Toy Giveaway After Community Steps UpA San Jose church targeted by thieves over the holiday season made hundreds of kids in need happy, thanks to community members.
State Law Allows New Suits Against Sexual Predator Priests, Diocese Of OaklandTwo survivors of child sexual abuse alleged to have happened at the hands of priests in the Catholic Diocese of Oakland during the 1970s filed lawsuits on Tuesday.
VIDEO: Couple Steals Donations Meant For Kids In Need From San Jose ChurchAs the faithful pray for the birth of Jesus at Our Lady of Guadalupe in San Jose, they will also be praying for the two people caught on camera stealing money meant to buy toys for children in need.
Priest's Car Crash Reveals Cash Stolen From Santa Rosa Parish Little did the emergency workers treating Father Oscar Diaz after car crash in Santa Rosa last week know the hidden secret they would find in the back of the vehicle.
Clergy Abuse Survivors Question Kamala Harris' RecordSurvivors of clergy abuse and their attorneys say that Harris' record on fighting sex abuse within the Catholic Church is relevant as the U.S. senator from California campaigns for the presidency.
Catholic Church Fights Bill To Force Priests To Report Sex Crimes Heard In Confession
San Jose Bishop Patrick McGrath Announces RetirementBishop Patrick J. McGrath announced Wednesday that he's retiring as the bishop of the Diocese of San Jose after serving for 20 years.
List Of 44 Sacramento-Area Priests Accused Of Sex Abuse ReleasedA Northern California newspaper has released a list of more than 40 Sacramento-area priests accused of sexual abuse.
Bay Area Residents Mourn Victims In Sri Lanka Bombings On Easter SundayThe victims in the Sri Lanka bombings weighed heavily on the hearts of worshipers at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco on Easter Sunday.
Livermore Priest Accused Of Sexual Assault Had Prior AccusationsA Catholic priest accused of sexual assault in the East Bay also has some serious allegations from his past.
Oakland Diocese: Priest Accused In Child Sex Abuse Case Fled CountryA Roman Catholic priest accused of sexual misconduct with a minor has fled the country according to the Oakland Diocese.
Oakland Diocese Releases List Of Abusive Clergy As 'Act Of Contrition'Calling it an 'act of contrition,' the Diocese of Oakland on Monday released the names of priests, deacons and religious brothers it has determined to be credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors.
Diocese Of Oakland Priest On Leave Amid Sexual Misconduct AllegationA priest with the Diocese of Oakland has been placed on administrative leave as the diocese investigates an allegation of sexual misconduct against a minor by the clergyman, according to diocese officials.
Santa Rosa Bishop: 'Grief And Shame' Over New List Of Priests Involved In Child Sex AbuseVictims of clergy sex abuse in the San Francisco Archdiocese are awaiting church disclosure of priests accused after Santa Rosa became the fourth Bay Area diocese to release a list of names of priests involved in the scandal.