After two and a half months of waiting, 83-year old Alba Fiore eagerly pulled down her mask to receive communion at a church in Rome Monday.
Ukraine's Orthodox Church on Thursday urged the faithful to observe a series of measures against the spread of the novel coronavirus and allowed them not to kiss icons.
A row has erupted between doctors and the influential Church of Greece over whether to restrict Holy Communion in churches amid a rising number of coronavirus cases.
Former pope Benedict XVI has publicly urged his successor Pope Francis not to open the Catholic priesthood up to married men, in a plea that Sunday stunned Vatican experts.
Despite his attacks on Catholic church, President Rodrigo Duterte boasts of having many priest friends.
President Rodrigo Duterte has repeatedly attacked the Church and its beliefs because its leaders and its followers have kept quiet to his insults and blasphemy.
Pope Francis apologised to the Roma people on Sunday for the Roman Catholic Church's "discrimination" against them as he wrapped up a visit to Romania.
Five Americans who say they were sexually molested by Catholic priests filed a lawsuit against the Vatican on Tuesday to compel the church to open its archives and hand over the names and details of abusive clergy.
Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Wednesday said the Integrated Bar of the Philippines and Church leaders should be more discerning and believing hook, line and sinker stories of self-styled whistleblowers like Peter Joemel Advincula.
A day before Labor Day, Akbayan party-list Rep Tom Villarin asked workers not to succumb to President Rodrigo Duterte’s “populist and iron-fisted policies,” saying they should continue pursuing labor rights.
Survivors of clerical paedophilia related their traumatic experiences to the world's top bishops on Thursday at a landmark summit at the Vatican on the protection of minors.
President Rodrigo Duterte will not seek support from any religious groups for his preferred candidates in the May midterm elections.
"The Church has to reform."
Pope Francis's public admission that priests have used nuns as "sexual slaves" -- and may still be doing so -- marks a new chapter in the abuse crisis rocking the Catholic church.
Pope Francis said Monday celibacy for priests was a "gift to the Church" and not "optional", nixing the prospect of married men being ordained.
Pope Francis told a global gathering of young Catholics on Thursday that meaningful service was key to attracting a new generation
Pope Francis said in Panama Thursday that the Church must work to overcome the world's "fears and suspicions" of migration,
President Rodrigo Duterte's state of mental health has been the subject of much scrutiny with his series of cringe-worthy and crazy quotes in his public speeches.
Stop whining and just do your job!
Pope Francis issued a warning to US bishops on Thursday, saying in a letter that using marketing tricks or flow charts would not restore trust in the Catholic church following the sex abuse crisis. "Loss of credibility calls for a specific…
President Rodrigo Duterte has warned the Catholic Church against allegations of sexual misconduct involving clergy.