Ex-Priest Accused Of Raping Altar Boy In Texas Has Trial DelayedThe trial of a former Texas priest accused of sexually abusing an altar server for years was postponed after Catholic leaders named hundreds of priests credibly accused of child abuse.
Catholic Leaders In Texas Name 286 Accused Of Abusing MinorsCatholic leaders in Texas have identified 286 priests and others accused of sexually abusing children, a number that represents one of the largest collection of names to be released since an explosive grand jury report last year in Pennsylvania.
Texas Bishop Tweets Call For Gov. Cuomo's ExcommunicationA Texas bishop wants New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo excommunicated from the Catholic church.
Tarrant County Republicans Vote Not To Oust Muslim Vice ChairmanShahid Shafi, a surgeon and City Council member in Southlake, will maintain his position after a small, but vocal minority in the county GOP called for his removal because of his faith.
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.
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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.