Cardinal George Leads Special Mass For Sex Abuse VictimsIt seemed a sign of the progress the Catholic Church has made in the wake of the clergy sex scandal.
Cardinal To Meet With Choir Director Fired For Same-Sex Marriage PlansColin Collette was a popular and respected music director at Holy Family Church in suburban Inverness. But his announcement of same-sex marriage on social media went against church teachings, and he was fired.
Religious Relics Dating To Time Of Jesus On Display This WeekendIn the center of the reliquary, church officials say, is a relic of Jesus' manger; below that, a fragment of the veil of the Virgin Mary and then a thread from the cloak of Jesus' earthly father, St. Joseph.
Building Doors That Survived Great Chicago Fire Get MakeoverOne of the only public buildings to survive the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 is re-doing its front doors, which are now 151 years old.
Emanuel Attends Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day MassMemorial Day is a time to honor those who serve our country. Mayor Rahm Emanuel was doing just that Monday morning, attending the Chicago Firefighter Memorial Day Mass at Holy Family Church in the University Village neighborhood.