U.S. District Judge Audrey Fleissig cited a provision in the U.S. Constitution declaring that federal laws take precedence over contradictory state laws.
The last big renovation work done on the Basilica of Saint Louis, according to associate pastor Father Richard Quirk, was in 1960.
The electoral process used to select the new pope was very similar to the one used to choose Benedict XVI. However, the circumstances were very different this time.
So what was it like to have been in the room with the new Pope when the final vote total was announced?
“The common link among these three men is their courage,” clergy abuse survivor Barbara Dorris said.
“Maybe a Pope who is a little bit younger, I think would be a great fit,” St. Louisan John Walter said.
He was asked, at St. Patrick’s Cathedral yesterday, about the speculation that he’s headed for Vatican City, and Dolan said…
C-SPAN looks at famous First Ladies including two from Missouri, and an update on the Pope’s decision from foreign correspondent Sabina Castelfranco.
The cease-fire shuts a legal battle over ownership of church assets which began in 2008
Several ministers moved the annual spreading of ashes on the forehead to the streets to reach more people.