Father Alexander Lippert, a Catholic priest who served in eleven St. Louis-area parishes over 33 years, sexually abused a minor in the 1970s, according to the Archdiocese of St. Louis. Archbishop Robert Carlson says a report accusing Lippert of abusing a minor is credible, the archdiocese announced ... More >>
St. Louis' network of Catholic elementary schools is becoming smaller, more expensive and more worried about survival
By Terrence McNally (The Stage Company)
Father James Carney left St. Louis to work with the poor in Honduras, putting him at odds with both church and state. Fifteen years after his mysterious death, a new CIA report raises more questions than answers.
St. Louis is welcoming Pope John Paul II, but many devout Catholics don't feel so welcomed by him. They say he's blocking the light for women, intellectuals, non-Westerners, gays, lesbians and remarried Catholics -- and dimming the prospects for an inclus