The Catholic cardinals met today in the Vatican to begin deciding who should be Pope Benedict XVI’s successor.
Pope Benedict XVI offered his final blessing today. He thanked the crowd for their friendship and affection, telling them that he is starting the last part of his pilgrimage on this Earth.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte is joined by local clergymen to discuss Pope Benedict’s historic resignation and the process of electing a new pope.
As the shepherd of Catholics, Pope Benedict XVI sets the teaching agenda for believers.
There was some shocking news from the Vatican Monday morning as Pope Benedict XVI announced he will resign at the end of the month.
Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he would resign Feb. 28 because he is simply too old to carry on. Here is the text of his announcement, delivered to cardinals gathered for a ceremony to name three new saints.
Pope Benedict XVI has announced that he will resign Feb. 28, the first pontiff to do so in nearly 600 years. The decision sets the stage for a conclave to elect a new pope before the end of March.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte spoke with Bishop Zubick about young people and their role in the Catholic church.
It is first capital campaign in the history of the Pittsburgh Diocese and it’s a big one. This weekend Bishop David Zubik will kick off a campaign to raise $125 million over the next five years.
It is time to end the tax exempt status of religious organizations that advocated for a partisan candidate.
It was a busy Sunday morning for Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum. He answered some tough questions from CBS’ Bob Schieffer on “Face the Nation” as he defended comments he made about the President on Saturday in Ohio.
Rob talked with Fr. Terry O’Connor about local Catholics’ trip to Washington, D.C. to attend the March for Life.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talks to the director of the Religious Freedom Project Tom Farr.
Speaking out against the Obama administration’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Pittsburgh Bishop David Zubik says that President Obama “just told Catholics of the United States, ‘To Hell with you’” by ignoring pleas to revoke the provision.
Fr. Terry O’Connor joined KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte to talk about the reason behind the Catholic Mass changes and the Catholic Church’s bright future.