John C. Wester

Bishop Wester contemplates personal 'reform' as player in immigration debate

The day after the Vatican's announcement that Bishop John C. Wester will become the 12th archbishop of Santa Fe, the leader of Utah's Catholics shared his personal... Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Retiring Santa Fe archbishop says archdiocese a better place

More than two decades after taking over in the wake of sexual abuse scandals, retiring Santa Fe Archbishop Michael Sheehan said he believes he's leaving the... Read more »

April 28, 2015


Utah's Catholic bishop named archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico

Pope Francis has named Bishop John C. Wester, leader of the Diocese of Salt Lake City, the new archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Head of Salt Lake Catholic diocese named archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico

His Holiness, Pope Francis has named the leader of the Diocese of Salt Lake City the new Archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, the Catholic Church announced today. Read more »

April 27, 2015


Christians use ritual, repetition to remember miracle of Easter

Millions throughout the world find ways to help them prepare for Easter, which Christians see as commemorating Jesus' resurrection. The preparation and annual... Read more »

April 4, 2015


Firing squad's return in Utah may hasten end of death penalty, Sister Prejean says

Utah's reinstatement of the firing squad in the event drugs are not available to carry out an execution may hasten the end of the death penalty, says Sister Helen... Read more »

March 25, 2015


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