| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:04 PM
No one's calling it a miracle yet, but school enrollment in the Catholic Diocese of Allentown has grown two years straight.
It's the only one of the eight dioceses in Pennsylvania to mark growth in consecutive years, and it's what you might call...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:09 AM
PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- A suspected U.S. drone attack early Thursday on a religious seminary believed to be linked to the ruthless Haqqani insurgent network killed at least six people and wounded eight, according to police and witnesses.
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:10 PM
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan, Nov 21 (Reuters) - A suspected
U.S. drone fired on an Islamic seminary in Pakistan's
northwestern region of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa early on Thursday,
killing at least five people, police said.
Pakistan publicly opposes U.S....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:24 AM
MONDAY, Nov. 18
(Games at 7:30 p.m. unless noted)
Royal Palm Beach at Seminole Ridge; American Heritage-Delray at Inlet Grove, 7; Pahokee at Benjamin; Dreyfoos at Community Christian, 6; FAU at Trinity Christian; Calvary...
| Nov 15, 2013
When Pope John Paul died in 2005, a part of him was left behind. Now, Catholics all over South Florida will get a chance to see a vial of blood taken from the man who will soon be a saint.
The little vial, one of four extracted shortly before the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:41 AM
(Corrects date of atatcks on the United States to 2001, changes
date to Nov 13)
* Attack on Salafi seminary kills at least 100
* Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsular pledges revenge
* Causes lie in Yemeni politics, wider sectarian struggle
* Al Qaeda...
| Oct 18, 2013
— Before the sun rose too high above the guard tower one recent morning, prisoner Juan Meneses finished his daily gardening routine, raced across campus and bounded into theology class 15 minutes late.
Meneses, 35, didn't have time to take his...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:36 PM
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago on Tuesday announced that it has begun offering online courses to its tens of thousands of middle and high school students as part of a partnership with a private firm.
Courses, many of which students can...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Cathy Lynn Grossman reports for the Religion News Service that for the first time in a long time, the number of men entering the priesthood is increasing:
WASHINGTON (RNS) After decades of glum trends — fewer priests, fewer parishes — the...
| Jun 12, 2013
Maria Elvira Giusti de Gutierrez of Calexico said she believes it is important and necessary to send all three of her children to Catholic school for the academic excellence and morals they receive.
Tuition for that excellence and those morals come at...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:15 AM
Contrary to what seems to be taking place elsewhere, Catholic schools here in the Valley are seeing their enrollment numbers hold steady. The trend is a positive one, we feel, as it is evidence of a strong local desire to maintain and enhance family...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Catholic schools provide a Christ-centered education that is academically excellent and empowers students to reach their full potential spiritually, intellectually, physically, socially and morally.
In recognition of the importance of a local Catholic...