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ARCHBISHOP REJECTS CALL TO REPORT CONFESSIONS


The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse had the power to look at any private, public or non-government body involved with children... READ MORE

15th December, 2017 46

AUSTRALIA: CHILD ABUSE REPORT CRITICISES CATHOLIC CHURCH


A five-year inquiry into the sexual abuse of children in Australia has called for sweeping changes to be made... READ MORE

15th December, 2017 7

AUSTRALIAN CHILD ABUSE INQUIRY RECOMMENDS END TO MANDATORY CELIBACY FOR CLERGY


Prosecute clergy for failing to report abuse Recommendations include the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference request that the Vatican consider introducing voluntary celibacy for clergy... READ MORE

15th December, 2017 84

AUSTRALIA CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE INQUIRY REPORTS 'CATASTROPHIC FAILURES OF LEADERSHIP'


It also claimed celibacy contributed to child abuse and that it should be made voluntary for clergy in the Catholic Church... READ MORE

15th December, 2017 31

AUSTRALIAN ABUSE REPORT CALLS FOR END TO SANCTITY OF CONFESSION


The inquiry heard previously that the Australian Catholic Church paid A 276 million 212 million in compensation to thousands of child abuse victims since 1980... READ MORE

15th December, 2017 48

EX-PRIEST GETS LIFE IN PRISON FOR 1960 PARISHIONER SLAYING


The same jurors in Hidalgo County in South Texas found John Bernard Feit guilty of murder Thursday night... READ MORE

10th December, 2017 0

AFTER 100 YEARS, SHRINE OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION IS FINISHED


The Roman Catholic Church teaches that the merits of Jesus kept Mary's soul immaculate... READ MORE

10th December, 2017 12174

POPE FRANCIS CALLS FOR POLICE TO SHOW DRIVERS 'MERCY'


At a meeting with traffic police in Italy, Pope Francis urged them to show mercy towards those who break the rules of the road... READ MORE

21st November, 2017 137

KATY PERRY TRIUMPHS IN CASE OVER CONVENT HOME


It awarded 1.57 million to Perry and 3.47 million to the archdiocese to cover the costs of their lawyers... READ MORE

19th November, 2017 0

POPE FRANCIS ADMITS HE SOMETIMES FALLS ASLEEP WHILE PRAYING


Pope Francis has admitted that he sometimes nods off while praying... READ MORE

2nd November, 2017 3522

3 SQUIRRELS APPREHENDED FOLLOWING 6 ATTACKS ON HUMANS IN NEW ORLEANS


NEW ORLEANS AP -- Following reports of up to six attacks on humans, three squirrels have been apprehended in New Orleans... READ MORE

19th September, 2017 0

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PRIEST TELLS ANTI-TRUMP PROTESTERS TO COMMIT SUICIDE


Philip Pizzo just hours after he celebrated Sunday Mass... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 61615

PHILIPPINE CATHOLIC CHURCH ABUSERS RARELY PROSECUTED


Jaime Achacoso, a lawyer and expert on the Catholic Church's canon law, said priests found guilty of sexual misconduct had not been removed from ministry... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 32844

POPE AIDE GEORGE PELL CHARGED WITH CHILD SEX ABUSE


For years, Pell has faced allegations that he mishandled cases of clergy abuse when he was archbishop of Melbourne and, later, Sydney... READ MORE

29th June, 2017 8967

'FALSE PROPHET': DUTERTE, THE CATHOLIC CHURCH AND THE FIGHT FOR THE SOUL OF THE PHILIPPINES


Relatives and friends of victims of extrajudicial killings leave Manila's Baclaran Church for a vigil Feb. 17, 2017... READ MORE

5th March, 2017 8679

CATHOLIC CHURCH APOLOGISES FOR ROLE IN 'FORCED ADOPTIONS' OVER 30-YEAR PERIOD


Adoption reached a peak in 1968, when more than 16,000 babies born to unmarried mothers were handed over to new families... READ MORE

3rd November, 2016 3890

DUTERTE'S WAR ON DRUGS A 'REIGN OF TERROR', CHURCH SAYS


The Philippines' Catholic Church has blasted President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs for creating a reign of terror ... READ MORE

5th February, 2017 3251

C OF E ARCHBISHOPS CALL ON CHRISTIANS TO REPENT FOR REFORMATION SPLIT


Five hundred years after the Reformation, the religious revolution that swept across Europe, the leaders of the Church of England... READ MORE

18th January, 2017 3163

WHERE IS POPE FRANCIS? A SCHEDULE OF HIS U.S. VISIT


22 and plans to stop in Washington D.C. New York City and Philadelphia... READ MORE

22nd September, 2015 2996

ATTACK ON CHURCH IN FRANCE KILLS PRIEST AND ISIS IS BLAMED


Since the Villejuif attack was foiled, many houses of worship in France, including mosques and synagogues, have been on a heightened state of alert... READ MORE

26th July, 2016 2321

PRIEST SUSPENDED FOR RIDING A HOVERBOARD DURING CHRISTMAS EVE MASS


While the congregation may have thought the priests jaunt on this Christmas hottest toy was amusing, theA Diocese of San PabloA did not... READ MORE

30th December, 2015 2262

POPE FRANCIS SAYS CHURCH SHOULD APOLOGIZE TO GAYS


Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should seek forgiveness from gays for the way they had treated them... READ MORE

27th June, 2016 2062

POPE FRANCIS TO OFFER REFUGEES A HOME IN VATICAN DURING LESBOS TRIP


The pope spent the morning meeting hundreds of migrants and refugees in a notorious detention centre on the island... READ MORE

16th April, 2016 1816

CARDINAL CORMAC MURPHY-O'CONNOR DIES AT 85


Retired leader of Roman Catholic church in England and Wales was appointed cardinal by pope in 2001... READ MORE

1st September, 2017 1619

WHERE IS POPE FRANCIS? A SCHEDULE OF HIS U.S. VISIT


Patrick's Catholic Church and Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese host Pope Francis... READ MORE

19th September, 2015 1514

IN SECULAR FRANCE, CATHOLIC CONSERVATISM MAKES A COMEBACK


They may have studied in a Catholic school, they marry in churches, and they baptize their children... READ MORE

8th December, 2016 1434

CATHOLIC CHURCH PAID $213MN TO SEX ABUSE VICTIMS IN AUSTRALIA SINCE 1980


Catholic Church paid 213mn to sex abuse victims in Australia since 1980... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 1375

JESUS' TOMB REOPENED IN JERUSALEM AMID FEARS OF 'CATASTROPHIC' COLLAPSE (PHOTOS)


The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is located in East Jerusalem, which has been occupied by Israel since 1967... READ MORE

23rd March, 2017 1309

LATIN AMERICA VISIT WILL TEST POPES ABILITY TO EXPAND FLOCK


QUITO, Ecuador -- Pope Francis has turned heads with bold stands on climate change and income inequality... READ MORE

4th July, 2015 927

CATHOLIC PRIESTS IN MONTREAL BANNED FROM BEING ALONE WITH CHILDREN


Catholic priests in Montreal will be banned from being alone with children to provide a safety net against allegations of abuse... READ MORE

25th June, 2016 887

IMAGES OF A PRIEST BEING DRAGGED FROM A CONDEMNED ST. RITA CHURCH ANGER THE FRENCH RIGHT


Fewer than 300 churches had been demolished between 1905 and 2014, the newspaper reported, out of more than 42,000 in total, with most recent demolitions occurring in now-dormant industrial areas... READ MORE

3rd August, 2016 820

POPE FRANCIS MAKES MARRIAGE ANNULMENTS EASIER


Pope Francis announced reforms Tuesday aimed at simplifying and speeding up the Roman Catholic Church's procedure for marriage annulments... READ MORE

8th September, 2015 772

HOLY SMOKE: CANNABIS CHURCHES EXTOL 'SACRAMENT' OF MARIJUANA


Holy smoke cannabis churches extol 'sacrament' of marijuana... READ MORE

28th July, 2015 758

12 KILLED DURING CHURCH SERVICE IN NIGERIA


Among the 12 dead in Ozubulu was the father of Aloysius Ikegwuonu, 36, a wealthy local magnate who had helped build the church... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 645

POPE FRANCIS URGES RELAXATION OF DIVORCE RULES FOR CATHOLICS


01 30 Pope Francis presided over a Good Friday service at St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City... READ MORE

8th April, 2016 600

POPE REBUKES BOLIVIA'S PRESIDENT EVO MORALES FOR GIFT OF CRUCIFIX MOUNTED ON HAMMER AND SICKLE


Pope francis makes clear he is not amused as evo morales bolivia's left-wing leader presents gift that mixes the symbols of christianity and communism... READ MORE

9th July, 2015 572

SOUTH KOREA PRESIDENTIAL OFFICE NAMES NEW PRIME MINISTER, FINANCE MINISTER


The Blue House said it named Yim Jong-yong, the Financial Services Commission chairman, as the new finance minister and deputy prime minister... READ MORE

2nd November, 2016 564

POPE SUGGESTS NO-COST ANNULMENTS IN DIVORCE CASES


Annulments are a major issue in the Roman Catholic Church because Catholics who divorce and remarry without seeking an annulment for the previous marriage are prohibited from taking Communion... READ MORE

6th November, 2014 527

POPE FACES CHANGING CATHOLIC IDENTITY IN U.S.


The status of divorced and remarried Catholics will be a major topic for the church's hierarchy at the Synod of Bishops in Rome in October... READ MORE

19th September, 2015 503

11-YEAR-OLD PARAGUAY GIRL DENIED ABORTION AFTER 'BEING RAPED BY STEPFATHER' GIVES BIRTH


The Roman Catholic Church was at the forefront of calls not to allow the girl to have an abortion... READ MORE

14th August, 2015 485

IN ITALY PLANS FOR AN EASTER BLESSING YIELD A LAWSUIT FOR A PUBLIC SCHOOL


BOLOGNA, Italy -- The 16 board members of Giosue Carducci Elementary School took their seats, chatting amicably, until the agenda turned to Easter... READ MORE

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