The Philadelphia Archdiocese will send a contingent of pilgrims to Rome at the end of next month to share in the canonization of two new saints, one of whom had visited Philadelphia just 35 years ago.
Philadelphia’s only Jesuit elementary school has put out the welcome mat for the Pope, if he visits for the World Meeting of Families – a big Catholic event – to be held in Philadelphia in September, 2015.
Pope Francis released what some are calling “road map for the future of the catholic church” earlier this week in Rome.
Seeing a simple man asking for the blessing of the people is striking religious pilgrims as the mark of a new era.
It’s the first full day on the job for Pope Francis and he’s already making the rounds.
Chris discusses the election of a new Pope and President Obama’s Charm Offensive. He talks to Maureen Ferguson from the Catholic Association, Former Secret Service Agent Dan Bongino, and Dr. Ben Carson.
Former NBA great Dennis Rodman is in Rome closely following the election process of the new Pope and he spoke with Eyewitness News Wednesday.
The smoke watch is just about to begin in Rome as the cardinals prepare to go behind closed doors of the Sistine chapel on Tuesday .
“Jesus didn’t say women can’t be priests. He didn’t say that anyplace. It’s not in the Gospels anywhere. If we’re going to follow a literal sense, then all the priests should be Jewish,” sister Maureen Paul Turlish said.
The scheduling of the Conclave — the meeting of the College of Cardinals to elect a new Pope — is still in the works.
Three Pennsylvania college students studying in Rome are recovering from injuries suffered in a melee instigated by Italian soccer fans.
This summer promises a series of musical events in every genre, from multi-day festivals to one-night shows.
Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.
The Christmas tree in New York City’s Rockefeller Center, the New Years Eve extravaganza’s of London and Rome and the climate temperatures of Rio de Janeiro were no match for the holiday spirit celebrated in the city of Brotherly Love.