The St. Peter and Paul Church in East Liberty caught fire this morning. It’s an historic landmark, and was featured in the ‘90s movie Dogma, but has recently been plagued by squatters.
Scott Township Police are investigating a pair of thefts at local Catholic churches. One took place at Saints Simon and Jude Church on Greentree Road, and the other at Our Lady of Victory Church on Lindsay Road.
Catholics in Pittsburgh and across the country are in for some big changes when they head to Mass on Sunday.
A missing 11-year-old girl is home safe and sound today after she was found overnight.
A Catholic priest facing theft charges waived his right to a preliminary hearing in court today.
The district attorney’s office has filed a theft charge against a local priest who’s accused of stealing more than $143,000 from a parish in Swissvale.
Lightning struck and damaged a church in Armstrong County Monday afternoon. According to emergency dispatchers, the incident happened on Main Street in Leechburg around noon.
Catholics in the Mon Valley are coping with some new announced closings and mergers of church parishes.
A church and nursing home in Washington County were destroyed in an early Friday morning fire. According to officials, the fire broke out around midnight on Elm Street in Claysville.