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Pope Francis requires Catholic priests and nuns to report sex abuse

Pope Francis requires Catholic priests and nuns to report sex abuse

Pope Francis delivers the Urbi et Orbi blessing from the balcony of St. Peter’s basilica after Easter Sunday Mass at […]

Pope Francis vows to confront abusers, end cover-ups

Pope Francis vows to confront abusers, end cover-ups

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Vatican on Feb. 24, 2019, at the conclusion of his summit on clergy sex […]

Pope Francis hosts summit on abuse crisis

Pope Francis hosts summit on abuse crisis

CLOSE Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex […]

Slain Salvadoran bishop, former pope become saints

Slain Salvadoran bishop, former pope become saints

Pope Francis on Sunday praised two of the towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church as prophets who shunned wealth […]

Pope Francis compares abortion to mafia-style killing

Pope Francis compares abortion to mafia-style killing

Pope Francis caresses a Saint Bernard puppy during his weekly general audience in St.Peter’s square. (Photo: ALBERTO PIZZOLI, AFP/Getty Images) […]

Pope orders 'thorough study' of Vatican documents in McCarrick abuse case

Pope orders ‘thorough study’ of Vatican documents in McCarrick abuse case

Pope Francis has authorized a “thorough study” of Vatican archives into how a prominent American cardinal advanced through church ranks […]