President Rodrigo Duterte is having fun mocking the Catholic Church after revealing the double life of one of its preachers.
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Malacañang has condemned the killing of a priest in Cagayan and assured the family of a journalist slain in Dumaguete of justice.
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Canada is pressing Pope Francis to apologize to children who were plucked from indigenous communities and put in Catholic boarding schools where sexual abuse took place.
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She spent decades helping the Philippines' poorest people, but Australian nun Patricia Fox is fighting deportation after drawing President Rodrigo Duterte's ire -- and says she will try to return even if expelled.
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Croatia's powerful Catholic bishops slammed Tuesday a treaty safeguarding women as heretical and unacceptable, just days before lawmakers vote on an issue that has split the country.
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Senators are more keen on giving civil effects to Church annulments rather than allowing divorce in the only country, aside from Vatican City, without it.
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With the predominantly Catholic Philippines temporarily grinding to a halt for at least two days beginning Maundy Thursday (March 29) to commemorate the Passion of Jesus Christ, politikos are also taking this time to spend time with family…
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There is no reason for Filipino Christians to oppose divorce as Jesus Christ was not even born in the Philippines, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said.
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The Catholic Church is "an empire of misogyny", Ireland's former president said on Wednesday ahead of a conference calling for women to be included in Church decision-making.
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Three nuns lashed out on Friday against the menial work they have to do for clergymen, often for no money, in a rare public criticism of the Catholic Church's male hierarchy.
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French town councillors have agreed to sell the Catholic Church a statue of late pope John Paul II that sparked a diplomatic row with Poland.
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A proposed ban in Iceland on male circumcision, in defence of the rights of babies and young boys, has sparked anger among leaders of the world's three major religions.
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Around 2,000 Roman Catholic Filipinos protested in Manila on Saturday against a push to legalise divorce, with church groups also using the "Walk for Life" march to slam President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly drugs war.
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The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor has announced a "preliminary examination" into Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's alleged crimes against humanity committed as part of his deadly war on drugs.
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The Vatican has chastised a Hong Kong cardinal who accused the Holy See of "selling out" to Beijing for reportedly promoting bishops endorsed by the Chinese government.
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Pope Francis admitted Monday he was frightened by the prospect of an accidental nuclear apocalypse, as he began a weeklong visit to Chile and Peru to bolster a local Catholic Church riven by sex abuse scandals.
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Pope Francis is expected to defend persecuted indigenous people during a trip to Chile and Peru next week that also aims to boost a flagging local Catholic church hit by child sex scandals.
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President Rodrigo Duterte may be less critical of the Catholic Church now that a family friend is at the helm of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines.
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Pope Francis's embrace of the Rohingya during a trip to Bangladesh has sparked some angry comment on social media in Myanmar, where just days earlier he chose not to publicly air their plight.
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President Rodrigo Duterte says he believes in God but not the stuff the Catholic Church teaches its flocks like saints and biblical tales.