First-year medical students run while seniors spray them with different types of sauces, liquids, flour and eggs as part of an annual tradition.
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Although his parents pledged when he was young that he would become a priest, Francis Mariappa wanted nothing to do with it.
VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis said women's "vocation and mission" today remain essentially connected to their capacity for motherhood, but warned against unjustly restricting their participation in the Church or civil society on that basis.
VATICAN CITY – Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, who as Vatican secretary of state drew rising criticism for failures of the Vatican bureaucracy he oversaw, stepped down Oct. 15.
Father Mike (Catfish) Mireau relates his current predicament to that of St. Thomas.
The president of two Vancouver colleges has been named bishop of the northern Diocese of Mackenzie-Fort Smith.
Good marriage preparation is a key element in helping couples deal with the many problems families face in today's society, representatives of four Eastern Canadian dioceses told the Canadian bishops at their recent plenary assembly.
The jubilee icon of St. Joseph the Worker is now six months into its pilgrimage which will take it to every parish in the Edmonton Archdiocese before it comes home to rest a year from now.
Find a way to help young people fall in love with God, Sister Maureen Sullivan told the Canadian Catholic School Trustees' Association annual conference Oct. 4.
People enter the St. Simon monastery Oct. 9 to attend an event marking the second anniversary of the clashes in Cairo's Maspero Square.