CATHOLICISM

1.28.19

Tweets of Our Time: That New One from The Pope

Pontifex, our Holy Memelord.

1.26.19

The Catholic Church Has No Idea How to Win Over Young People

The Vatican's spiffy "Click to Pray" app isn't going to save it.

11.15.18

The Vatican Just Pulled Off Another Massive Dodge on Sexual Abuse

Sound familiar? This time, lawsuits and investigations are swirling.

9.26.18

The Catholic Church Is Rich Enough to Settle Sex Abuse Cases Forever

Guess how much the Church claims St. Peter's Basilica is worth.

9.25.18

What Would Happen if Roman Catholic Priests Were Allowed to Have Sex

Probably more priests. But with the Church under scrutiny over sex scandals across the planet, it might happen sooner than you think.

9.12.18

The Horrific Catholic Church Sex Abuse Scandal Is About to Get a Lot Worse

"I think we're going to look back on this as a Martin Luther moment, where someone's nailing the theses to the door."

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9.7.18

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?

7.24.18

Abuse Survivors Are Angry About the Pope's Visit to Ireland

How Irish protesters plan to demonstrate against Pope Francis touching down in their country.

6.7.18

Maybe We Just Don’t Need the Church

We asked a former Catholic Priest to explain why we'd miss it.

12.5.17

There’s a Severed Arm Touring Canada And It’s Metal As Hell

This might be the most goth thing the Catholic Church has allowed.

6.27.17

The Strange Tradition Where People Dress Up As Demons and Jump over Babies

The annual tradition is supposed to relinquish the babies' sins and protect them from all kinds of ailments—especially hernias.

5.31.17

This Robo Pastor Wants to Save Your Soul

A church in Germany unveiled the BlessU-2 to spark a conversation about technology's role in Christianity​.

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