Minn. Archbishop Escapes Criminal Charges by ResignationMinn., Archbishop John Nienstedt resigned, after criminal charges, SNAP asks how that can be allowed.
Pope Warns Bishops to Deal with Accused PriestsThe Pope has created a new Vatican tribunal to hear cases of bishops who fail to protect children from abusive priests.
UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change ConferenceU.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis' highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
Top 10 Most-Viewed St. Louis News Stories of 2014As 2014 winds down, KMOX.com recaps the 10 most-viewed local news stories of the year.
Pope Francis Demotes Former St. Louis ArchbishopCardinal Burke was transferred Saturday from his position as head of the Holy See's supreme court to a largely ceremonial post.
Vatican's Seemingly New Openness Toward Gays Welcomed by Local LGBT CatholicsLocal 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.
Why is Pope Francis Canceling Public Appearances?The Vatican has announced Pope Francis has cancelled all of his public appearances in July, prompting new papal health rumors.
Pope Francis: "Who Am I to Judge" Gay ClergyHis predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, authored a document that said men with deep-rooted homosexual tendencies should not be priests.
Local Clergy Abuse Survivor Testifies Before the United NationsDavid Clohessy, a clergy abuse survivor, claims the Vatican has violated a treaty pledge to protect the rights of children.
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.
SNAP Announces Their Top Choices for Pope"The common link among these three men is their courage," clergy abuse survivor Barbara Dorris said.
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.