ABC News(BALTIMORE) -- Protests are slated to take place in Baltimore this week as church leaders gather at the annual General Assembly of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to discuss the ongoing sexual... Read More.
Courtesy Rev. Ray Bagnuolo(NEW YORK) -- A 21-year-old New York man was arrested on hate crime charges tied to the repeated theft of LGBT rainbow flags from in front of a church, a series... Read More.
Google(NEW YORK) -- The Alaska Department of Law will assist in an investigation of allegations of sexual misconduct reported to the Archdiocese of Anchorage, ABC News has learned.On Wednesday, Archbishop Paul Etienne announced... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – Time has run out for lawmakers trying to pass a bill to change the state’s statute of limitations for victims of child sex crimes. The bill had an amendment that would have... Read More.
Brookville, PA – A former Catholic priest who had worked in the Erie Diocese for more than 40 years has pleaded guilty to felony crimes of repeatedly sexually assaulting one boy and attempting to assault... Read More.
NIKOLAY PETROV/AFP/Getty Images(MINSK, Belarus) -- Officials from the Russian Orthodox Church have announced that the church is severing relations with the Patriarchate of Constantinople, in what is being seen as one of the biggest... Read More.
iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) -- One hundred people have arrived at a church in Phoenix after being released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.Shadow Rock United Church of Christ is providing housing to immigrant families after... Read More.
Franco Origlia/Getty Images(TALLINN, Estonia) -- Pope Francis addressed the sex abuse scandals impacting the Catholic Church and the effect they have had on young people during a speech in Estonia Tuesday.Francis acknowledged that some... Read More.
iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago-area priest, who has sparked nationwide outrage after burning an LGBTQ banner that once hung in the church, has been removed from the parish, the Archdiocese of Chicago confirms.Cardinal Blase... Read More.
Simsbury Police Dept.(SIMSBURY, Conn.) -- Nearly four years ago, Melissa Millan, a mother of two, was brutally murdered in Connecticut while she was out on a jog.The crime went unsolved until last week,... Read More.