|Vatican official says Church should allow married priests
|Archbishop Charles Scicluna said that the Church should learn from the Eastern Churches, which allow married men the option to get ordained to the priesthood.
|Rediscovered book by Cardinal Fernández features graphic erotic passages on ‘spirituality and sensuality’
|The 1998 book’s provocative, sexually-charged themes are likely to add further scrutiny to the already embattled prefect of the Vatican’s doctrine office.
|Alabama priest laicized after civil marriage to 18-year-old
|Alex Crow was originally suspended from ministry in July after he abandoned his assignment in the archdiocese and left the country with a woman after she turned 18.
|Pope Francis calls surrogacy ‘deplorable,’ calls for global ban in speech to ambassadors
|Pope Francis called surrogacy “deplorable” and called for a global ban on the exploitative practice of “so-called surrogate motherhood.”
|Cardinal Fernández responds to uproar over sexually explicit book: ‘I certainly would not write [that] now’
|Cardinal Víctor Manuel Fernández, one of the most powerful men in the Vatican, responded to criticism about a book he wrote in the 1990s on spirituality and sensuality.