These statistics offer a window into the state of the Church.
The island off Italy's Amalfi coast is home to many beautiful churches hidden among cobbled streets and dramatic cliffs.
"It is curious that many people have complained about not being able to receive communion and celebrate funerals in church, but not as many have worried about how to reconcile with God and neighbor," …
Fr. William D. Byrne is known for his '5 Things' series.
"By expressing beauty, permanence, and transcendence, a church building can teach all who see it what it means to be Catholic.”
Catholic and Protestant churches burned or broken into, according to reports from around the U.S.
Students at the International Theological Institute in Austria are called on to transform the world they live in, according to alum Dr. Scott Hefelfinger.
While the city opens access to shopping malls and restaurants, the vast majority of religious congregants are denied the right to practice their faith.
Category 4 storm destroys at least 6 churches.
The Catholic Church's international charity organization is mobilized to help with growing rates of hunger and other immense issues.