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Pope Francis greets the faithful prior to his first 'Urbi et Orbi' blessing from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica during Easter Mass on March 31, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Pope Francis delivered his message to the gathered faithful from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in St. Peter's Square after his first Holy week as Pontiff.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Pope Francis: “Who Am I to Judge” Gay Clergy

His predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, authored a document that said men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be priests.

07/29/2013

United Nations

Local Clergy Abuse Survivor Testifies Before the United Nations

David Clohessy, a clergy abuse survivor, claims the Vatican has violated a treaty pledge to protect the rights of children.

06/18/2013

The Conclave Of Cardinals Have Elected A New Pope To Lead The World's Catholics

Catholic Supply Store Sees Papal Sales Boost

Lara Traina at Catholic Supply in south St. Louis said they are taking tons of pre-orders for items that are on their way.

03/19/2013

Getty/Franco Origlia

SNAP Announces Their Top Choices for Pope

“The common link among these three men is their courage,” clergy abuse survivor Barbara Dorris said.

03/08/2013

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

File photo of a Catholic nun (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

US Nuns Consider Response To Vatican Censure

At a pivotal national meeting, members of the largest group for American nuns have been weighing whether they should accept or challenge a Vatican order to reform.

08/10/2012

Greg Burke (photo courtesy:Fox News)

St. Louis Native Lands Vatican Post

Journalist Greg Burke picked for high-ranking Roman Catholic communications job.

06/23/2012

Cardinal Timothy Dolan

Dolan Ascends To Rank Of Cardinal This Weekend

Hundreds of family, friends are in Vatican City for Saturday’s ceremony.

02/17/2012