Pope Francis Taps Texan Bishop Garcia For Monterey, CaliforniaPope Francis has named Monsignor Daniel Garcia, currently an auxiliary bishop in Texas, to take over as bishop of Monterey, California.
Parent: Garland ISD Made Us 'Prove Religious Beliefs' For Excused AbsenceProving they’re observing a religious holiday - it’s what some North Texas parents say they’re having to do in order for their children to be excused from school.
No Sanctuary For Pedophile Priests: Diocese To Release Names Of Accused ClergyBishop Edward J. Burns said the Catholic Diocese of Dallas will release the names of all clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors in his diocese dating back to 1950.
Catholic Diocese Of Dallas Makes Revelation Regarding Investigation Into PriestsThe news revealed Tuesday night by Bishop Edward Burns at a ceremony of sorrows to address allegations of pedophilia here at Saint Cecilia Catholic Church.
Burned Mosque In Texas Rebuilt, Reopens With $1.1M DonationsA South Texas mosque that was torched early last year has reopened thanks to support from around the world and more than $1 million in donations.
6,000 People Expected At Free Health Clinic In Fort WorthYour Best Pathway to Health is a non-profit organization that exists to serve the physical needs of the under-served by providing entirely free mobile multi-specialty clinics that offer medical, surgical, dental, eye care, and other critical services.
Cardinal Meeting With Pope Accused Of Ignoring AbuseManuel LaRosa-Lopez, 60, is accused of fondling both people when they were teenagers and he was a priest at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Court Declines Review In Texas Cheerleaders Banner LawsuitThe Texas Supreme Court has declined to review an appeal of a lower court's decision that said cheerleaders' banners with Bible verses at football games are protected private speech.
Appeals Court Rules Against Alabama Abortion RestrictionRandall Marshall, executive director of the ACLU of Alabama, said the ruling means Alabama politicians can't put an "ideological agenda" over a woman's heath and decision-making.
Ex-Dallas Bishop Whose Tenure Marred By Scandal Dies At 87The Catholic Diocese of Dallas says that the Most Rev. Charles Grahmann, whose 17-year tenure as bishop of the diocese was marred by one of the first church sex abuse scandals.
Video Shows Praying Imam Holding His Ground During EarthquakeAn imam praying at a mosque in Bali stood his ground -- even as it was shaking all around him -- in a Facebook Live video that has gone viral.
Pope Francis Declares Death Penalty Is Never AdmissiblePope Francis has declared that the death penalty is never admissible, "because it is an attack on the inviolability and dignity of the person," the Catholic Church announced Thursday.