Pope Francis Receives Positive Reaction For Hot-Button Issues Catholics around the world are reacting to Pope Francis' recent remarks that the church has become too focused on "small-minded rules" on hot-button issues like homosexuality, abortion and contraceptives. So far, may of the reactions have been positive.
Archbishop Wenksi Prays For Peace In SyriaCatholics across South Florida joined Catholics all around the world praying for peace in Syria. The pope called for a day of prayer and fasting for peace in Syria and the Middle East.
South Florida Watched Final Hours Of Pope Benedict's PapacyPope Benedict XVI is in the final hours of his papacy and South Florida Catholics are watching every moment of his historic resignation.
Archbishop Wenski Weighs In On Selection Of Next PopeCatholics may have a new Pope sooner than expected. Just a few days before he steps down, Pope Benedict the 16th revised the rules for how his successor is chosen. Cardinals no longer have to wait 15 days after the Pope resigns to begin voting for a new Holy Father. Meantime, Miami's Archbishop Thomas Wenski weighed in on the selection of the next Pope while talking to CBS4’s Brian Andrews.
Poll: Contraception Battle Doesn't Impact Obama Rating Among CatholicsBased on new polling from Gallup, it appears Catholics didn’t change their opinion of President Barack Obama after his recent decision forcing insurers to cover the cost of birth control.
White House Changes Contraception RuleJust days after the White House announced plans to force insurers to pay for birth control; the Obama Administration announced additional rules that will pacify religious groups that oppose birth control.