The pillager of California's natives has enough memorials already—and his sainthood has no place in the contemporary Catholic Church.
New research finds church attendance and charitable giving has significantly declined in areas directly impacted by clergy sex scandals.
South of the border, the combined forces of crowded housing, conservative fathers, and high school politics have produced extreme PDA.
The ACLU has filed a complaint in Colorado asserting a doctor was disciplined by a Catholic hospital simply for talking about an abortion.
The "Pope Francis Effect" hasn't caught on in the U.S., according to a Pew study.
In Washington state, where alliances and mergers between hospitals are taking place at a rapid clip, many are bracing for limits on care, and calling for public debate.