One abnormality is the involvement of the Vatican's doctrinal congregation, not the Vatican's congregation that deals with religious orders.
There is a growing crisis in unfunded retirement and elderly care costs that religious orders of men and women face, a crisis the bishops need to examine.
After 45 years, Roy Bourgeois, who had come under scrutiny for supporting women's ordination, has been dismissed from Maryknoll.
Commentary: The International Transgender Day of Remembrance, celebrated Tuesday, honors transgender persons killed in the last year with candlelight vigils.
Can the scandal surrounding retired Army Gen. David Petraeus be viewed through a biblical lens?
Alexia Kelley, former advisor to the Obama administration, has been named president of FADICA, Foundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities.
Being hired as the first full-time director of Hispanic ministry in the Diocese of Colorado Springs, Colo., is a dream come true for Javier Cervantes.
This Veterans Day, denominational leaders are calling on more churches to find ways to minister to the men and women recently returned from Iraq and Afghanistan.
In 1996, Fabian Bruskewitz, then Lincoln's bishop, issued a blanket decree excommunicating anyone part of Call To Action Nebraska. Where are they now?
Diane Dougherty, 67, became a fleeting media sensation Oct. 20 with her ordination in the Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests.