Cardinal Urges Illinois Catholics To Oppose Same-Sex MarriageFrancis Cardinal George has written a letter to priests asking that Catholics contact their lawmakers and oppose same-sex marriage in Illinois.
South Side Priest Clashes With Replacement, Cardinal Over Orders To Step AsideAn 80-year-old South Side Catholic pastor who was active in the Civil Rights Movement is now butting heads with his replacement, and with Francis Cardinal George.
Cardinal George Fearful, But Hopeful, About Latest Cancer DiagnosisGeorge said Friday he is still formulating a plan with his physicians to treat his latest cancer diagnosis.
More Medical Tests Coming This Week For Cardinal GeorgeMore medical tests are planned for this week for Francis Cardinal George, as he faces another cancer fight.
Archdiocese: Cardinal Rested, Facing More Tests After Cancer DiagnosisThe Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago has an update on Cardinal Francis George, who is once again facing a cancer diagnosis.
Cardinal George Takes Issue With Chick-Fil-A Opponents; Alderman Fires BackThe Chick-Fil-A controversy now has Francis Cardinal George upset, but Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) –who said he would deny the fast food restaurant a permit to open in his ward – is firing back.
Cardinal George Oversees Indigent Burials At Mt. Olivet CemeteryRain softly began to fall on Wednesday as Francis Cardinal George completed prayers at Mt. Olivet Cemetery for dozens of people whose bodies had been stored at the county morgue since November or December.
Cardinal George: Catholic Hospitals Could Close Over Birth Control MandateThe debate over mandatory contraception coverage is a watershed moment, according to Francis Cardinal George.
Cardinal George Blesses Easter Meals For Holy SaturdayFrancis Cardinal George took part in the Holy Saturday traditional blessing of baskets of food for Easter Sunday meals at St. Mary of Czestochowa Parish in Cicero.
Cardinal Criticizes Obama's Contraception MandateFrancis Cardinal George is back from Italy and talking about something he's very concerned about: President Obama’s mandate for employers to cover health care costs, including birth control.
Activists Rally For Same Sex Marriage Outside Holy Name CathedralJust days after state lawmakers introduced legislation to legalize gay marriage in Illinois, Chicago's Gay Liberation Network led a demonstration outside Holy Name Cathedral Sunday morning.
Cardinal George: Rule On Contraception Would Be Attack On Religious PeopleFrancis Cardinal George came out with guns blazing against a federal rule that would require employers to pay for contraception for their staff, but President Barack Obama has now announced changes to the rule.
Pfleger To Share Duties At St. Sabina, Take On New RolesEffective this summer, the Rev. Michael Pfleger will begin sharing his pastoral duties at St. Sabina parish in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood, but will take on a new role in developing anti-violence initiatives for the Chicago Archdiocese.
Chicago Archdiocese Considering Selling BondsThe Chicago Archdiocese is said to be weighing options to improve its financial health.
Activists Plan To Protest At Holy Name Over Cardinal's KKK CommentsThe controversy has persisted into the new year surrounding Francis Cardinal George’s remarks comparing the gay rights movement to the Ku Klux Klan.