priests

god squad

Holy Shit: Vatican Track Team Aiming for Olympics

Fine, it doesn't seem like Pope Francis is going to be on the squad. But you know he's rooting for them—and that's one holy cheerleader.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.16.19
Views My Own

Somehow, the Catholic Church Is Still Getting Worse

The latest horrific revelations of sexual abuse unpunished show, yet again, that the Church's first tactic is to make excuses and hide.
Alex Norcia
12.21.18
Catholic Church

Can the Pope Go to Jail?

A new wave of sex scandals and allegations he personally covered for an abusive cardinal have Pope Francis under fire. But is he in trouble?
Alex Norcia
9.6.18
Interviews

Gauche Bring a Giddy Dance Funk to Their Powerful Punk

Featuring members of Downtown Boys and Priests, the DC band have had their debut cassette released on vinyl.
Noisey Staff
4.26.17
sexual abuse

'We Hang Our Heads in Shame'

7 percent of all Catholic priests in Australia have been accused of child abuse.
David Gilbert
2.6.17
Lists

11 Albums You Should Buy on Bandcamp Right Now to Support the ACLU

Bandcamp has pledged to donate 100 percent​ of its profits today to the ACLU, and buddy, have we got some album suggestions for you!
Noisey Staff
2.3.17
Possessed: Modern Day Exorcisms

A Day in the Life of a Modern American Exorcist

VICE meets Father Vincent Lampert, Indianapolis's resident exorcist, to find out why the phenomenon is still prevalent in the West.
VICE Staff
9.22.16
Stuff

We Asked Millennial Priests How They're Courting the Least Religious Generation

Millennials are the least religious generation yet, but at the same time, there's a resurgence in millennials becoming priests.
Alyssa Girdwain
5.26.16
Stuff

Why Do Priests Resign From Priesthood?

Father Piotr Dzedzej interviewed former priests about their reasons to leave the clergy.
Kamil Rakosza
3.26.16
Art

Chocolate Putin & Artist-Designed Condoms: Last Week in Art

Meanwhile, in Russia...
Sami Emory
12.7.15
Travel

Photos of Serbian Priests, Medieval Knights, and an Eagle Celebrating the Baptism of Jesus

Every January, young men try to retrieve a cross that's thrown into ice-cold water by a priest.
Marko Grujic
1.20.15
Photo

Here Are Some Great Photos of People Posing Next to a Cardboard Cutout of the Pope

There's a Flickr account with over 6,000 photos of people posing next to a cardboard pope, and these are some of the best shots.
Harry Cheadle
5.16.14
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