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LONDON (AP) — Irish singer Sinead O’Connor has announced she has converted to Islam and said she has changed her name to Shuhada’ Davitt.
The 51-year-old has been posting selfies of herself wearing hijabs on Twitter in recent days, as well as a video in which she sang the Azan, or call to ...
A 76-year-old former Catholic priest who already has served jail time for molesting boys in Maryland was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison in South Carolina for raping boys from a middle school four decades ago.
Wayland Yoder Brown wore his priest collar while attacking the boys, ...
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants Pope Francis to visit the officially atheist country, South Korea said Tuesday.
South Korea’s presidential office said in a statement that Kim told President Moon Jae-in during their summit last month that the pope would be ...
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The Latest: Pope quips “I am the devil” next to John Paul
VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis’ visit to the Baltic countries (all times local):
Pope Francis has acknowledged that his reputation pales a bit compared to St. John Paul II — at least as far as Poles are concerned.
Greeting journalists Saturday en ...
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AUBURN, Ind. (AP) — A 1976 Ford Escort GL once owned by St. Pope John Paul II is hitting the auction block in Indiana for the second time.
The light blue car has a worn interior and no hubcaps but its storied history could help it bring up to $300,000 during the
HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican candidates for Tennessee governor will square off in a debate this week.
News outlets report the one-hour debate will be held at 7 p.m. CT Wednesday at Pope John Paul II High School in Hendersonville. Legislative issues and crime are among the topics ...
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EAST HAVEN — The relics of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina will be available for public veneration. The relics include his: glove, blood stains, hair, mantle; and a handkerchief at the St. Pio of Pietrelcina Parish, 355 Foxon Road., East Haven.
These will only be on display for two days: On ...
Saint Vincent College on March 21 will host a lecture on Pope John Paul II and President Ronald Reagan.
Paul Kengor, a professor at Grove City College, will present on his book: “A Pope and a President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century.” ...
George F. Will: Billy Graham, neither prophet nor theologian, leaves mixed legacy
Asked in 1972 if he believed in miracles, Billy Graham answered: Yes, Jesus performed some and there are many “miracles around us today, including television and airplanes.” Graham was no theologian. Neither was he a prophet. Jesus said “a prophet hath no honor in his own ...
WASHINGTON — Asked in 1972 if he believed in miracles, Billy Graham answered: Yes, Jesus performed some and there are many “miracles around us today, including television and airplanes.” Graham was no theologian. Neither was he a prophet. Jesus said “a prophet hath no honor in his own country.” ...
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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A longtime auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of Manchester criticized by state prosecutors in a 2003 report about how the church handled sex-abuse allegations against priests has reached the retirement age for bishops at 75 and has resigned.
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Archbishop Daniel Buechlein, who led the Indianapolis Roman Catholic Archdiocese for 19 years before a stroke forced his retirement in 2011, has died. He was 79.
Buechlein died early Thursday at the infirmary of southern Indiana’s St. Meinrad Archabbey, where he had ...
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A new statue of Pope John Paul II stands in New Orleans’ French Quarter, in front of the cathedral where he celebrated Mass in 1987. .
Pope John Paul II is the only sitting pope to walk New Orleans’ streets.
The Archdiocese of New Orleans donated the statue for the ...
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — St. John the Baptist Church officially closed in August, ending more than a century as the city’s Polish Catholic parish.
But the church on St. Peter Street has taken on new life as the Saint Paul II Shrine of Divine Mercy, under the control of the Archdiocese of ...
Melinda Henneberger: Death of disgraced Cardinal Bernard Law reveals a truth we’d rather ignore about the Catholic Church
Twelve years ago, after the death of Pope John Paul II, I watched a man who will go down in history as a fierce protector of child rapists process into St. Peter’s to celebrate one of the nine masses that traditionally follow the death of a pontiff.
On that day, Cardinal Bernard Law, who ...
Twelve years ago, after the death of Pope John Paul II, I watched a man who will go down in history as a fierce protector of child rapists process into St. Peter’s to celebrate one of the nine masses that traditionally follow the death of a pontiff. On that day, Cardinal Bernard Law, who died ...
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MILAN (AP) — An Alpine chalet near the French border where Pope John Paul II and his successor Pope Benedict XVI spent some summer vacations is up for sale.
The news agency ANSA reported Saturday that the Salesian order that owns the chalet is selling the property in the mountain hamlet of ...
Cardinal Law’s legacy: a stain of scandal on the church
When the clergy sex abuse scandal erupted in Boston in 2002, Cardinal Bernard Law had every reason to think he would survive. Law had a place among the powerbrokers of the heavily Catholic city. He was a friend of U.S. presidents, an emissary of Pope John Paul II.
But after months of ...
Pope moves “Rosary Priest,” JPII’s mentor toward sainthood
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has moved two major 20th Century Catholic clergymen on the road to possible sainthood: The Rev. Patrick Peyton, the “Rosary Priest” who preached to millions on radio, TV and film; and Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski, mentor to the future Pope John Paul II.
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PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — The second time was the charm for a partial implosion of the Pontiac Silverdome — the former home of the Detroit Lions.
Demolition company Adamo brought down the upper section of the Silverdome on Monday, one day after some explosive charges failed to detonate. ...
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Pope Francis is planning a visit to Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia next year, when the three Baltic nations celebrate their 100th anniversaries.
Janis Siksnis, an adviser to Latvia’s president, confirmed it to The Associated Press on Thursday, saying no other ...
Detroit — From near and far, thousands of devotees are descending on Ford Field today to witness an historic moment in the Catholic Church.
The Rev. Solanus Casey, the revered friar known for his giving and launching Detroit’s Capuchin Soup Kitchen in the early 20th century, is being ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Senate on Monday confirmed Callista Gingrich, wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, as the U.S. ambassador to the Vatican.
Senators approved her nomination, 70-23, with more than 20 Democrats joining Republicans in backing her for the post. Newt ...
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In 1993, Pope John Paul II released his encyclical Evangelium Vitae, or The Gospel of Life. In this letter to the Church, he laments, “We are facing an enormous and dramatic clash between good and evil, death and life, the ‘culture of death’ and the ‘culture of life.’”
This struggle ...
CHICAGO (AP) — A lock of hair and other relics of former Pope John Paul II will go on display in suburban Chicago this week.
The items, which also include John Paul’s personal rosary, will be available for viewing at Des Plaines’ Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe on Wednesday. There will ...