| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Barbara Prasse's experiences as a child in pre-World War II Berlin shaped her life as an adult, when she fought to improve lives of people targeted by prejudice and injustice.
She became a Presbyterian minister when she was 50, and never stopped working...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:17 AM
Antietam Bible College, Biblical Seminary and Graduate School, at 15 High St. in Hagerstown, announced its Class of 2013 graduates.
Graduation was held May 18 in the sanctuary at First Baptist Church, High Street and Washington Avenue.
| Mar 26, 2013
— Chris Kerzich of Bedford Park had moved to Washington to enter politics when former Pope Benedict XVI came to the nation's capital and inspired him to pursue public service of a different kind.
The Rev. James Wallace of Winnetka heard the call...
| Mar 10, 2013
The 115 Roman Catholic cardinals who are about to elect the next pope took different roads to Rome.
Some prepared for the priesthood as proteges of renowned prelates. Others followed an academic path, becoming scholars of theology, literature or canon...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Dwight Howard and Chris Paul have big decisions to make about where they might play next year, maybe changing their lives forever.
I know what that's like.
I was in the seminary, and had I not made out with Sandy in front of the Our Lady of Fatima...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:35 AM
SOUTH BEND — Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Catholic archbishop of New York and president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, will be the principal speaker and recipient of an honorary degree at the University of Notre Dame’s commencement...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 5:19 PM
A political conservative turned liberal, lifelong Roman Catholic and world-class curmudgeon, Garry Wills has called President Barack Obama a disappointment and Pope Benedict XVI irrelevant — and that was before the pontiff announced his resignation....
| Jan 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Winebrenner Theological Seminary announced the finalization of a $1.8 million deal to purchase the former Scotland School for Veterans Children on Friday.
Settlement of the property between Winebrenner, of Findlay, Ohio, and the state of Pennsylvania&...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A capacity crowd of 2,000 witnessed the ordination of four priestsby Orlando Diocese Bishop John Noonan. The newly minted priests includ a Harvard graduate,a baseball player, a University of Miami student and a priest with a degree in business...
| May 31, 2013
A best-selling novelist, renowned sociologist and outspoken commentator on all things Roman Catholic, the Rev. Andrew Greeley lived many lives. But above all, the Irish Catholic with a mischievous twinkle always remained a Chicago parish priest.
| May 24, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Bishop John Noonan of Orlando's Catholic diocese is set to ordain four men to the order of priesthood on Saturday, May 25, at 10 a.m.
The men will be ordained at St. James Cathedral, 215 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando.
The four men, who have each been...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 5:53 PM
There is something about me that is happier when accompanied by a small boy.... Perhaps besides the sexual element, the child in me wants a playmate.
— Father Robert Van Handel
Damian Eckert turned on the computer in his in-laws' home...