The number of women religious in the US has declined from nearly 200,000 in 1965 to just 47,000 in 2016

Fr Thomas Berg said seminarians need spiritual and emotional support

‘High fertility is not the product of ignorance,’ says Dr Catherine Pakaluk

There is every sign to believe he will remain a major power-broker

‘Unique From Day One: Pro-Life Is Pro-Science’ will be the theme of January’s march

A former official said that, to the best of his knowledge, the archeparchy has never had a reported case of abuse

The US Justice Department is stepping in to the Pennsylvania abuse crisis

Like other young people, they yearn for clarity, authenticity and truth

The French president had said: ‘Present me the woman who decided, being perfectly educated, to have seven, eight or nine children’

Wuerl has hinted that his successor should be someone unconnected with the current scandals