Mark Zmuda was let go from Eastside Catholic School in Sammamish, Wash., after he married his male partner in July.
Faith & Parish
With a huge swath of the United States alternating between one-two punches of cold snaps and snowstorms, everybody's talking about the weather.
Fr. Eric Freed was found dead after he did not show up for 9 a.m. Mass on Wednesday.
We say: A shift in demographics, including drops in the number of priests, is changing the face of U.S. Catholicism.
Steve Mullin is a layman like only a few hundred others in the American church.
A New Year's eve candlelight vigil in support of Fr. James Radloff will be held on the steps of the historic St. Francis of Assisi Church on the parish campus.
Candelaria Pizano was leading the Pennies From Heaven campaign at her parish and waiting to learn whether she had been given an extension to stay in the United States.
Fr. James Radloff has been denied a letter of good standing that would allow him to exercise priestly ministry at his home archdiocese during the Christmas season.
The New Jersey Catholic Conference praised state officials for adopting a law that allows undocumented immigrants to pay in-state tuition at the state's public colleges and universities.
Jim King, director, of the Office of Social Concerns at the conference, the public policy arm of the New Jersey bishops, commended legislators for agreeing on the compromise measure, which Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed Friday.
For the first time since 1977, fewer than half of Americans polled said members of the clergy have "high" or "very high" moral standards.