Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago Offers Controversial Catholic Yoga Class

Catholic Yoga: Those are two words you don’t usually hear together. But one day a week, Catholics roll up their yoga mats and head to Holy Name Cathedral. CBS 2’s Anne State has more on the class — and the controversy. It’s controversial because yoga is associated with another religion. Can Catholics do yoga? These people say, absolutely. In the Holy Name Parish Center, yoga instructor Ali Niederkorn leads more than a dozen people in “Sun Salutations” set to the Lord’s Prayer. This is Catholic Yoga. How do you do yoga that is Catholic?