Pope Francis Prays For "Healing" For Victims Of Violence In ChicagoChicago’s continuing problems with violent crime have caught the attention of Pope Francis, who has told Cardinal Blase Cupich he is praying for “healing and reconciliation.”
Chicago Delegation Arrives In Rome To See Cupich Become CardinalHundreds of Chicagoans will be on hand to honor a man who has embraced Chicago as much as the city has embraced him.
Cupich Arrives In Rome For Installation As Cardinal On SaturdayOn Saturday, Pope Francis will lead a Vatican ceremony installing Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich and 16 other bishops as cardinals.
Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich Elevated To Cardinal RankChicago Archbishop Blase Cupich was elevated to the rank of cardinal by Pope Francis, who announced his appointment Sunday in St. Peter's Square.
Pope Francis Global Academy Begins First School YearMonday is the first day of school for many students in the Chicago area, and it’s the first day of classes ever at the new Pope Francis Global Academy.
Cupich Says Pope's "Joy Of Love" Not A Change Of Catholic DoctrineArchbishop Blase Cupich said Pope Francis’ recent writings on “The Joy of Love,” calling for compassion toward “imperfect” Catholics, including the divorced, is not about a change in doctrine, but “reform of the church.”
Pope: Donald Trump 'Is Not Christian'Pope Francis isn’t telling Americans who they should vote for in the race for President, but he suggested Donald Trump “is not Christian,” if some of the Republican presidential frontrunner’s reported comments on immigration are true.
Fiat Used By Pope During Philadelphia Visit Going Up For AuctionThe car will be up for bid as part of the Philadelphia Auto Show Black Tie Tailgate on Jan. 29. Bids will be accepted in person and online.
NW Side Catholic Regional School To Be Named After Pope FrancisThe Archdiocese of Chicago announced Saturday that a new regional school on the Northwest Side will be named after Pope Francis.
Cupich: Pope Critics Behind 'Unfounded Stories' About The PontiffThe archbishop spoke via Skype from the Vatican with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levin.
It Turns Out The Pope Also Met With A Same-Sex Couple In WashingtonThe news comes as the Vatican is taking heat for an encounter between the popular pontiff and controversial Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis, during the pope's U.S. visit last week.
Vatican Source: Pope Blindsided By Meeting With Controversial Kentucky ClerkChicago Archbishop Blase Cupich tried to downplay both the meeting between Pope Francis and clerk Kim Davis and its significance. The Vatican has since tried to distance Pope Francis from Davis, saying it was not an endorsement of her decision to refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses.