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Woman Files Lawsuit Against La Crosse, Wis., Diocese

Posted: 01/09/2009 - A Wisconsin woman has filed a civil lawsuit against the Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse, claiming it knew a priest had a history of molesting children, yet let him continue to work with youngsters.

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Religious Leaders React to Gaza Violence

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Pope Benedict is calling for a cease-fire in Gaza and the resumption of peace talks. He condemns violence in all its forms.

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Pa. Episcopal Church Sues Parishes for $20 Million

Posted: 01/09/2009 - The Episcopal Church in Pittsburgh is suing its breakaway parishes to recover $20 million in assets it believes were wrongfully taken when the conservative branches split from the liberal diocese in October.

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Neuhaus Dies

Posted: 01/09/2009 - A leading intellectual of the Christian right has died; the Rev. Richard John Neuhaus, founder of the religion and public policy journal First Things, was 72.

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Canadian Polygamist Leader Arrested

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Officials in western Canada say the leader of a polygamous religious group has been arrested and charged with practicing polygamy.

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Alamo Lawyer Asks for More Time Before Trial

Posted: 01/08/2009 - A lawyer for jailed evangelist Tony Alamo has asked a federal judge in Arkansas to delay the preacher's trial on charges he took underage girls across state lines for sex.

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Ireland Orders New Probe into Catholic Sex Abuse

Posted: 01/08/2009 - The Irish government has ordered a new investigation into how a Roman Catholic bishop mishandled complaints against sexually abusive priests in his diocese.

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Charges: Stolen Church Money Paid for Vasectomy

Updated: 01/08/2009 - A former church official has been charged with stealing more than $276,000 from church accounts and using some of the money to pay for motorcycles, cars and a vasectomy.

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Brooklyn Bishop's ID Stolen

Posted: 01/08/2009 - The Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn says someone stole the Social Security number and birth date of its bishop and used the information to apply for credit cards.

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Smith and Parton to Enter Gospel Music Hall of Fame

Posted: 01/08/2009 - The Gospel Music Association says Christian singer Michael W. Smith and country star Dolly Parton are among this year's inductees to the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame.

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Vandals Target San Francisco Church

Posted: 01/06/2009 - Mayor Gavin Newsom is condemning the vandalism of a Roman Catholic church in San Francisco, calling it a "cowardly and criminal act."

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California High Court Sides with Episcopal Church

Posted: 01/06/2009 - The California Supreme Court says three parishes that left the Episcopal Church over gay ordination and Biblical interpretation cannot retain ownership of their church property.

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Michigan Muslim Leaders Seek Public Help for Gaza

Posted: 01/06/2009 - Fifteen Michigan Islamic leaders are urging Americans to contact lawmakers, donate to relief agencies and pray in an effort to end fighting and suffering in the Gaza Strip and Israel.

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