Jul 14, 2014
Jul 08, 2014
Abuse victims and their advocates have long demanded that higher-ups be made to answer for the decades-long cover-ups of rape and molestation of youngsters in a scandal that has rocked the church and dismayed its worldwide flock of 1.2 billion. #World #NewsTracker #Rape #children #Catholic Church #Child sexual abuse #molestation #rapes #Pope Francis #bishops
Mar 31, 2014
Mar 28, 2014
Face to face for the first time, President Barack Obama and Pope Francis focused publicly on their mutual respect and shared concern for the poor on Thursday. But their lengthy private discussion also highlighted the deep differences between the White House and the Catholic Church on abortion and birth control. Images from the meeting. #United States #Barack Obama #ImagesOfTheDay #Vatican #Catholic Church #Pope Francis
Jul 26, 2014
It’s a lot more fun than going to Confession. A Roman Catholic priest in southern Spain has worshippers banging down his church doors, all so they can praise God and dance the flamenco...
Jul 12, 2014
The old-fashioned trolley bus stopped just outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and eight or so passengers — new immigrants who had just stolen across the Rio Grande from Mexico — filed off, clutching water bottles and manila envelopes marked with t...
Jul 13, 2014
Pope Francis said he has been told that 2% of the Catholic priests engage in pedophilia, but vowed to do what he can to eradicate the problem within the church, which he compared to leprosy...