Study Finds Reasons Catholics Have Left the ChurchThree-fourths of the nearly 600 inactive Catholics polled in the Springfield Diocese say they left or drifted away from the church because of differences over doctrinal issues.
Charges Dropped Against St. Louis Priest Accused of MolestationSupporters of Reverend Joseph Jiang want his name cleared but members of SNAP are calling for more witnesses to come forward.
Dolan: Pope Francis Bringing More People to Catholicism"I can't walk down the streets of our beloved New York without people coming up to me and saying 'thanks for Pope Francis, you guys did a good job, we love him'"
Dolan: Pope's Comments Not 'Change in Church Doctrine'What the announcement does signify, according to Dolan, is "a change in tone or emphasis." "Homosexuality is not a sin. Homosexual acts are," Cardinal Dolan said on CBS.
Young St. Louis Catholics To Hear Pope Speak in BrazilThe 21 young people from the St. Louis Archdiocese arrived Monday in Rio. Tuesday night they attended the opening mass on the crowded Copacabana Beach.
Alums Give South City School Slated For Closure A Second LifeEarlier this year, St. Elizabeth Academy in south St. Louis announced it would close its doors in June due to declining enrollment.
Last Catholic Day Care In East St. Louis Lives On Through Letters"I've had many frustrations along the way but I have had many more pleasurers along the way," he said.
Vatican Reporter: Next Conclave May Be Dolan's"The last two Popes were elected at 78 and 76 [years old]," Allen said. "Dolan is only 63 which means this might not be his last bite at the apple."
Catholic Supply Store Sees Papal Sales BoostLara Traina at Catholic Supply in south St. Louis said they are taking tons of pre-orders for items that are on their way.
St. Louis Archdiocese Reacts To Pope's Resignation"In this Year of Faith, we pray for the Holy Father and offer him our fraternal support. We have been blessed by his leadership.."
130-Year-Old South St. Louis Catholic School To CloseSt. Elizabeth has educated Catholic girls at the high school on Arsenal since it was founded back in 1882.
Local Sex Abuse Group Criticizes Vatican Sex Crimes ProsecutorDavid Clohessy says Father Robert Oliver was an adviser to Cardinal Bernard Law on the Boston sex abuse cases.