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Sexual abuse by clergy
September 28, 2020
Church says Cardinal Pell returning to Vatican in crisis
Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis’ former finance minister, will soon return to the Vatican during an extraordinary economic ...
September 24, 2020
German bishops set up system for larger sex abuse payments
The Catholic Church in Germany is setting up a new system to compensate survivors of sexual abuse by clergy that will provide ...
September 07, 2020
Priest tapped as Duluth, Minnesota bishop resigns amid probe
A priest recently tapped by Pope Francis to become a bishop for a northern Minnesota diocese has resigned after an allegation ...
September 06, 2020
Pope: Gossiping is "plague worse than COVID"
Pope Francis said Sunday that gossiping is a “plague worse than COVID” that is seeking to divide the Catholic Church.
September 03, 2020
Former Catholic brother returned to face Mississippi charges
A former Catholic brother has been extradited from his home state of Wisconsin to Mississippi, where he faces sexual battery ...
August 13, 2020
Pope cleans house in Poland after abuse, cover-up scandal
Pope Francis continued cleaning house in Poland on Thursday following revelations of clergy sexual abuse and cover-up, ...
July 23, 2020
Suit alleges McCarrick, others abused youth at beach house
A new lawsuit alleges former Roman Catholic Cardinal Theodore McCarrick and several other clerics sexually abused a teenage ...
July 16, 2020
Vatican says bishops should report sex abuse to police
The Vatican told bishops around the world on Thursday they should report cases of clergy sex crimes to police even when not ...
July 11, 2020
AP: Catholic Church lobbied for taxpayer funds, got $1.4B
The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion ...
July 10, 2020
Takeaways: Paycheck Protection loans and the Catholic Church
When the coronavirus pandemic caused a broad economic downturn and Depression-era unemployment rates, Washington responded ...
July 02, 2020
Founder of German Schoenstatt Movement accused of abuses
Another founder of a 20th century lay Catholic movement has been accused of abusing his power, including sexually and ...
June 29, 2020
Polish group seeks pope's action against sex abuse, cover-up
The Vatican says Pope Francis has been informed about an appeal launched by a group of Catholics in Poland urging ...
June 26, 2020
US Catholic bishops: clergy sex abuse claims tripled in 2019
U.S. Roman Catholic bishops said Thursday that the church tallied 4,434 sex abuse allegations against clergy in the 2018-19 ...
June 25, 2020
Pope moves against Polish bishop accused of hiding predators
Pope Francis has ordered a Polish bishop to leave his central diocese and let someone else run it while he is under ...
June 20, 2020
Cardinal Pell to publish prison diary musing on case, church
Cardinal George Pell, the former Vatican finance minister who was convicted and then acquitted of sexual abuse in his native ...
June 15, 2020
Argentine bishop resumes work as Vatican abuse probe wraps
An Argentine bishop close to Pope Francis has gone back to work at the Holy See’s financial administration office while under ...
June 10, 2020
Pope names St Louis archbishop to replace retiring Carlson
The newly-appointed head of the Archdiocese of St. Louis vowed Wednesday to be an agent of healing, as the region and the ...
June 04, 2020
Brooklyn bishop accused by 2nd man of sex abuse in the 1970s
The Roman Catholic bishop of Brooklyn, already under a church investigation for alleged sex abuse, has been accused by a ...
May 18, 2020
St John Paul II honored as Poland sees new abuse allegations
St. John Paul II was honored on the centennial of his birth Monday with special Masses at the Vatican and in his native ...
May 07, 2020
US bishop resigns; didn't speak up on priest accused of rape
A Roman Catholic bishop in Cincinnati has resigned after not going to his superiors with concerns about a priest who now is ...
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