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Op-ed: The pope, the globe and the facts

The media and the secular left have a love-hate relationship with the Roman Catholic Church and its popes. When the pope takes positions with which they agree, they applaud him, but when he takes positions with...
Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death

...remorse on his part in the two years since the attack came from the defense's final witness, Sister Helen Prejean, a Roman Catholic nun and staunch death penalty opponent made famous by the movie "Dead Man Walking." She quoted Tsarnaev as saying...
Op-ed: Why won't Pamela Geller shut up?

...purposeless.The event was placing a stake in contested ground, in a way it wouldn't have if it had offended Quakers or Roman Catholics, who don't massacre people who insult them. It was a statement of defiance, of an unwillingness to abide by the...
Cal Thomas: Bobby Jindal for president?

...administration. He would also send arms to the Ukrainian military now fighting Russian troops.On social issues, Jindal, a Roman Catholic, says: "I'm not changing my position on marriage or protecting human life. I know it's fashionable for a lot...
Local congregation celebrates Hanukkah

...higher-ups for approval. She said that out of the blue, they were offered space at Kenai's Our Lady of the Angels Roman Catholic Church. "All of a sudden, we got a call from Father Wells from the catholic church, whom we had not approached...

...many of them dressed in purple, came to pay tribute and ask for miracles during the Andean country's largest Roman Catholic event. They accompanied a huge copy of a 17th century mural of Jesus Christ from Las Nazarenas church where it is...

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - A diocese official says Pope Francis has appointed a new bishop for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fairbanks.Diocese spokesman Robert Hannon says in a statement Saturday the pope asked the Rev. Chad Zielinski to...
Howard Michael Byington that he still owns. Bud fished commercially in the Alaskan waters before retiring in 2002. He was raised Roman Catholic, but was not currently attending a church. Bud was an avid reader and loved his vegetable garden. He is still chasing...
UAF Catholic Priest arrested on drugs, weapons charges

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - A Roman Catholic priest who serves the University of Alaska Fairbanks was spotted driving into the oncoming lane of the Parks Highway and charged...
Rich Lowry: Jeremiah Denton for the ages

...circumstances. We are profoundly grateful to our commander in chief and to our nation for this day. God bless America."A Roman Catholic, Denton told his family that he had forgiven his captors and, after recounting to them what he had gone through...


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