Pope Benedict XVI basked in an emotional sendoff Wednesday at his final general audience in St. Peter’s Square, recalling moments of “joy and light” during his papacy but also times of great difficulty. He also thanked his flock for respecting his decision to retire.
His arms outstretched in a symbolic embrace, Pope Benedict XVI blessed tens of thousands of cheering people on Sunday in one of his last appearances as pontiff from his window overlooking St. Peter’s Square.
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.
With the recent resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, many are wondering what will happen for the future of the Catholic Church.
If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.
President Obama is nixing a requirement that religious employers pay for insurance coverage that provides free birth control services.
Catholics in Pittsburgh and across the country are in for some big changes when they head to Mass on Sunday.
Do Catholic schools “recruit?” Do they have an unfair competitive advantage over their public counterparts? One WPIAL football coach thinks so, and the Post-Gazette’s scholastic sports editor reacts…
Rob talked with Mike Rubino an official at Quigley Catholic High School to talk about Catholic school education.