In Boston, parish priests are already allowed to forgive women who undergo abortions.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and several other mayors will meet with the Pope at the Vatican Tuesday to talk about human trafficking and climate change.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh will discuss human trafficking and climate change during the conference.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.
Here’s a look at five of the best international destinations for the holidays.
Cardinal Sean O’Malley was “terrified” when the Vatican sent him to run the scandal-plagued Boston Archdiocese in 2003, he said in a “60 Minutes” segment that aired Sunday evening.
Pope Francis has called the family of an American journalist whose videotaped beheading by Islamic State militants has touched off torrents of outrage around the world.
The Pope warned that technology needed to be handled with restraint if it is to serve as “a network not of wires but of people.”
A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence will make her home in Manchester, NH.