Pope Declares Death Penalty Inadmissible, Changing Church's StancePope Francis has declared that the death penalty is never admissible and that the Catholic Church will work towards its abolition around the world, the Vatican formally announced Thursday.
Top 10 Reasons To Vacation In Rome, ItalyThe Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel are just a few reasons why you should visit Rome this year.
Vatican Fails To Reach Agreement On Welcoming Gays, Divorced To ChurchThe Vatican failed to reach an agreement on revising a document called "relatio" on Saturday.
Unprecedented Canonization In Vatican City Has Local TiesRochester resident 67-year-old Richard Wojtylo is an extended cousin of John Paul II.
Honeymoon Story Includes Rare Encounter With Soon To Be Canonized PopeA Birmingham husband and wife have a shared experience with the pontiff who will be canonized Sunday during a ceremony in Rome, Italy.
Michigan Matters: Archdiocese Of Detroit Faces ChallengesJust as the General Motors, Ford and the city of Detroit has been forced to go through major changes as the economy and market place has changed, so too the Archdiocese of Detroit.
Pope Makes Easter Plea For Mideast PeacePope Francis delivered a plea for peace in his first Easter Sunday message to the world, decrying seemingly endless conflicts in the Middle East and on the Korean peninsula.
Michigan Catholics Abuzz About New Pope Now that Pope Francis the 1st has been announced to the world, local Catholics are hoping for compassionate leadership for the future.
Argentine Jorge Bergoglio Elected New PopeThe Catholic church has chosen a new pope.
Benedict Becomes 1st Pope In 600 Years To ResignNow that Pope Benedict has left the Vatican the world's cardinals will get to work selecting a new Pontiff.
Detroit Archbishop: Next Pope Could Be From Latin AmericaDetroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron spoke of the Pope's announced retirement on Monday.
Eight Local Priests Named Monsignors by Pope Benedict XVI“The eight priests honored by Pope Benedict XVI have given the Church many years of faithful service in fulfilling a variety of pastoral responsibilities,” said Archbishop Vigneron.
New Auxiliary Bishop Is Youngest In U.S.At age 41, Father Jose Arturo Cepeda will become the youngest bishop in the United States when he is ordained at the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit.
5 Arrested In London Over Threat To Pope