|Pope Francis accepts resignation of bishop from troubled Polish diocese
|Pope Francis accepted the resignation of 59-year-old Polish Bishop Grzegorz Kaszak of the Diocese of Sosnowiec over poor management of scandals.
|Pope Francis to Catholic LGBTQ leader: ‘Thank you for your ministry’
|A Kentucky man involved in LGBTQ Catholic ministry has posted a letter online he says he received from Pope Francis thanking him for his work.
|Vatican statistics: Africa had biggest increase in Catholics, while numbers fell in Europe
|Catholics in the world numbered 1,375,852,000 people at the end of 2021, with an overall increase of 16.2 million compared with the previous year.
|Monk shot, body thrown in river following kidnapping at Nigerian monastery
|A diocese in Nigeria announced that Brother Godwin Eze, a monk who was kidnapped with two others from a Benedictine monastery, was murdered.
|Pilgrims trek 12 miles to St. John Paul II shrine to honor feast day
|The walking pilgrimage began in Silver Spring, Maryland, and ended at the St. John Paul II National Shrine in northeast Washington, D.C.