The nonprofit hopes to open one of America’s most religious demographics to reproductive freedom rights for all.
El Presidente de la Conferencia de Jesuitas, el reverendo Timothy Kensicki, dice que el objetivo final del esfuerzo es de mil millones de dólares.
President of the Jesuit Conference Rev. Timothy Kensicki says the end goal of the effort is $1 billion.
Shapiro visitó AL DÍA el martes para conversar sobre la Iglesia Católica, inmigración, la crisis de opioides, así como su futuro político.
Shapiro joined AL DÍA last week to discuss the Office's prosecutions of predator priests for sexual abuse of children, leaving open a hotline for the public to continue denunciation of cases beyond the 1,000 uncovered by a Grand Jury Report.
Pese a los hallazgos recientes del informe del gran jurado, la oficina de Shapiro sólo ha podido presentar cargos contra dos de los 301 “sacerdotes depredadores”, debido a “la debilidad de las leyes y los plazos de prescripción”.
Despite the latest grand jury report’s findings, Shapiro’s office has only been able to bring charges against two of the 301 “predator priests,” because of “weak laws and the statute of limitations.”
El Papa Francisco inicia este lunes su primer viaje a Myanmar y Bangladesh enmedio de la crisis humanitaria de los Rohingya. En los últimos dos meses, miles de personas pertenecientes a esta etnia musulmana se han visto forzadas al exilio para escapar de la violencia de los militares.
Pope Francis arrived today in Myanmar in a delicate diplomatic mission, as thousands of stateless Muslims have fled the atrocities at the hands of the military.
The former archbishop of Sydney is alleged to have sexually abused children when he was a priest in Ballarat (1976-80) and when he was the archbishop of Melbourne (1996-2001).
The Vatican treasurer, Cardinal George Pell, has firmly denied any wrongdoing after being charged with sex offences in his native Australia.
It is the first step in a process that promises to combine three of Trump’s most successful ventures: beauty pageants, reality TV competitions and xenophobia. Proposals include hi-tech ‘virtual wall’ and 1,600km barrier of shipping containers.
Mexicans who help build U.S. President Donald Trump's planned border wall would be acting immorally and should be deemed traitors, the Catholic Archdiocese of Mexico said
If you were to read biology professor Bill Schutt’s new book “Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History,” you’d have lots to talk about at the dinner table.
There are, for instance, sections on how cannibalism is portrayed in popular culture, news stories and historical texts. Schutt investigates -- with dark humor -- how cannibalism works within different animal species and how it’s understood by humans of different nations, cultures and religions. Somehow he makes the subject fascinating, rather than gruesome.
The Catholic institution from the Philadelphia suburbs has an ambitious plan to increase its Latino student population to 25%.
Churches not only bring faith and civic value, but also an economic value, an "economic halo" that averages $1.5 million per congregation in Philadelphia, according to a recent report by Partners for Sacred Places and University of Pennsylvania professor Ram Cnaan.
That report, "How Catholic Places Serve Civic Purposes: The Archdiocese of Philadelphia's Economic 'Halo Effects,' " put the economic weight of the archdiocese and other Catholic entities in Southeastern Pennsylvania at $4.2 billion in fiscal 2015.
Many Latinos in the city have high hopes for the first Latino Archbishop in Philadelphia’s history.
Nelson Perez is the first Latino archbishop in the history of the city, and is expected to officially begin his post on Feb. 18.
Latino church leaders are highly desired.