Raymond Burke

Pope Benedict XVI (L) gives his cardinal ring to  US Raymond leo Burke (R) during the Eucharistic celebration with the new cardinals on November 21, 2010 at St Peter's basilica at The Vatican.   ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images

Pope Francis Demotes Former St. Louis Archbishop

Cardinal Burke was transferred Saturday from his position as head of the Holy See’s supreme court to a largely ceremonial post.

11/08/2014

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Photo by AFP/Getty/PEDRO ARMESTRE)

Vatican’s Seemingly New Openness Toward Gays Welcomed by Local LGBT Catholics

Local gay and lesbian Catholics say there’s a stunning new tone coming from bishops concerning homosexuals during the Vatican Synod of Bishops meeting on the family now underway in Rome.

10/15/2014

Cardinal Leo Raymond Burke walks on St Peter's square after a cardinals' meeting on the eve of the start of a conclave on March 11, 2013 at the Vatican. (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Four Americans to be Ordained by Vatican Cardinal Raymond Burke

With the permission of current St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson, Vatican Cardinal Raymond Burke will ordain four men into the sacred priesthood of the Institute of Christ the King Sovreign at St. Francis de Sales Oratory on Gravois in South St. Louis.

08/05/2014

Pope Benedict XVI Holds Concistory

As The Vatican Transitions, Many St. Louisans Are Involving

“Maybe a Pope who is a little bit younger, I think would be a great fit,” St. Louisan John Walter said.

02/26/2013

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