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.
Livermore Priest On Leave During Police Investigation Of 'Inappropriate Behavior'The Catholic Diocese of Oakland on Monday confirmed that it has put a priest on leave after allegations he engaged in "inappropriate behavior" leading to a police investigation.
San Jose Priest Imprisoned For Stealing $1.4 Million In DonationsHien Minh Nguyen, 57, who once ran the Vietnamese Catholic Center for the Diocese of San Jose, was found guilty of 14 counts of bank fraud.
Catholic Priest Found Guilty Of Stealing From Parishioners In San JoseFederal prosecutors say a Catholic priest has been found guilty of stealing from parishioners at a church in San Jose.
Priest Robbed While Reading On His iPad Outside San Francisco ChurchA priest had to fend off a robber trying to steal his iPad while he read outside a church in San Francisco.
San Jose Priest Accused Of Pocketing Thousands From Parishioner DonationsA Catholic priest in San Jose has been charged with fraud and tax evasion for allegedly diverting thousands of dollars in donations from parishioners into his personal bank account during a three-year period.
Peeved Parishioners Leaving SF Catholic Church Over Ban On Girls As Altar ServersA Bay Area church is now under fire over a controversial new policy saying only boys can be altar servers.
San Francisco Archdiocese Removes Priest From Service Over Allegations Of Past Sex AbuseThe San Francisco Archdiocese has removed a priest from ministering in the city after he was removed from his post in Guam over allegations that he molested two boys four decades ago while serving in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
Transient Allegedly Punched Priest At Burlingame ChurchA transient suspected of assaulting a priest at a church in Burlingame was arrested on Wednesday morning, a police sergeant said.
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.
Coroner Says Eureka Priest Was Beaten To Death With Stake, PipeA beloved priest who was killed in the Humboldt County city of Eureka was beaten to death with a wooden stake and a metal gutter pipe, his autopsy shows.
Police Arrest Suspect In Murder of Eureka PriestPolice have found their man, 43-year-old Gary Lee Bullock of Redway, suspected in the killing of priest and professor Rev. Eric Freed, whose body was discovered in the rectory of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Eureka on New Year's Day.
Manhunt For Murder Suspect Accused Of Killing Eureka Priest At ChurchPolice identify a suspect in the killing of a respected priest and educator who was found dead in a church rectory in Northern California.
Priest Found Dead In His Church, Murder SuspectedA Eureka priest who failed to show up to morning mass was found dead inside his own church on New Year's Day.