PHOENIX — A homeless ex-convict with a history of violence and drug abuse was arrested Monday on suspicion of killing a clergyman with a handgun that had been retrieved by another priest after he was hit with an iron rod at a Phoenix church, police said.
Police say the Rev. Joseph Terra wen…
PHOENIX — A priest was shot and killed in a nighttime attack at a Roman Catholic church in downtown Phoenix, and a second priest who was badly injured called 911 and administered last rites to his dying friend as police rushed to the scene.
A woman has been arrested in connection with an arson at a Tucson church.
NOGALES, Ariz. — Typically when a priest gives his sermon, he stands at the pulpit before his congregation, with a depiction of Jesus on the cross behind him.
In May of 1700, the Rev. Eusebio Francisco Kino, the legendary priest, rode from Tumacacori to the town of San Ignacio 75 miles south in less than 24 hours.
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has warned that the Catholic Church's moral structure might "fall like a house of cards" if it doesn't balance its divisive rules about abortion, gays and contraception with the greater need to make it a merciful, more welcoming place for all.
CHICAGO — The Rev. Andrew Greeley, an outspoken Roman Catholic priest, best-selling author and longtime Chicago newspaper columnist who even criticized the hierarchy of his own church over the child sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 85.
The Tucson man convicted in the 1984 kidnapping and killing of Vicki Lynne Hoskinson, 8, has filed a lawsuit against state prison officials over his religious freedoms.
Rev. Cyprian Killackey, who served the Roman Catholic community of Tucson for more than 40 years, has died.
Cloaked in the false flag of "religious freedom," what's happening in our state Capitol, in the Republican presidential primary race and across the country is the disintegration of a person's human rights.