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Accused of straying from Catholic theology and put under official investigation, tens of thousands of American nuns hope the next pope will end the 'Inquisition.'
Jason Berry prepares to immerse himself in an unprecedented, media-saturated selection process.
Father Marcial Maciel was accused of sexually abusing dozens of young people and siring illegitimate children but maintained close ties to church leadership.
A trove of documents about the disgraced Legion of Christ were ordered to be released Friday.
Analysis: Five men who could become head of the global Catholic Church.
Analysis: Neither peacemaker nor reformer, Pope Benedict hands along a church in crisis.
Vatican selections include bishops and cardinals who protected pedophile priests.
Küng sees the Vatican's attempt to rein in the Leadership Conference of Women Religious as "medieval."
The Vatican is reining in the progressive leadership of American nuns, which has led to a global clash over the future of the Catholic church.
Innocent victims of UAV strikes create doubt about Obama administration's ethics.
A woman claiming to be the mother of Fr. Maciel's daughter speaks.
The Catholic Church looks into cult allegations — and $1,000 hams.
Benedict XVI leans to his left to greet the visiting president