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.
SNAP President Says 'Lofty Words' From Pope Francis On Priest Sex Abuse Not Enough
Chicago Catholic College Students Journey To Philly To See PopeCBS 2’s Vince Gerasole went along for the ride as the college students prepared to be in the presence of the Holy Father.
St. Xavier Students, Staff Hit Road For PopeapaloozaMany Chicagoans have headed to the East Coast to see and pray with Pope Francis during his first visit to the U.S. as the head of the Catholic Church. You might call it a pilgrimage, but at St. Xavier University, they’re calling it the Pope A Palooza Tour.
Pope's Message In Washington Hits Home For Gutierrez, PflegerIn an address repeatedly interrupted by applause -- some of it partisan -- he urged lawmakers and Americans in general to do the right thing, especially when it came to immigrants, CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.