|Vatican says priests can bless same-sex couples without condoning their lifestyles
|Nonliturgical blessings can be a sign of a person seeking God, not a validation of their lifestyle, the new document states.
|U.S. bishops: Vatican declaration does not change Church teaching on marriage
|The Vatican’s new guidance on pastoral blessings prompted a clarifying statement as well as mixed reactions.
|New York bill would bar Chick-fil-A from major highway over Sunday closures
|A proposed bill in New York state would require Chick-fil-A to leave a major highway system unless it opened on Sundays.
|IDF denies responsibility for killing of Palestinian Christians at Gaza church
|The Israel Defense Forces has denied culpability over the deaths of two Christian Palestinian women who were reportedly killed at the Holy Family Parish complex.
|St. Januarius’ blood miraculously liquifies again in Naples
|The Archdiocese of Naples, Italy, announced that the miracle of the liquefaction of the blood of St. Januarius was repeated Saturday.