'The decision not to pursue further appeals was reached with great reluctance, but was necessitated by the fact that the state of Illinois has made it financially impossible for our agencies to continue to provide these services,' said Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield, Bishop Edward Braxton of Belleville and Bishop R. Daniel Conlon of Joliet.
Update: Bishop Conley writes column in opposition. Comments deadline is Sept. 30.
A local judge refused to change his ruling that the state has the right to stop referring children to charities in four dioceses.
Born lifeless and without a pulse for 61 minutes, following prayers to the Servant of God, little James Fulton had a pulse. The case is being investigated as part of Archbishop Sheen's beatification cause.
New York’s spiritual shepherd warns what further redefinition of God-given institution could mean for America.
Archbishop Gomez encourages new priests in their vocation in the New Evangelization.