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Cardinal O’Malley orders investigation into Boston seminary

“At this time, I am not able to verify or disprove these allegations…”

Tolerance of Sexual Immorality Among Clergy Is Coming Back to Haunt Us

May the Holy Spirit and St. John Vianney, the patron of priests, guide the restoration of the priesthood in the US…

Bishop McKnight condemns ‘the silence of so many bishops’ who knew about McCarrick

The Bishop of Jefferson City called for a 'change of culture among the clergy'…

Bishop of Albany on abuse scandals: it is a profoundly spiritual crisis

It is a grave sin…

USCCB Will Address Failures of the Church in Protecting the People of God

President of USCCB issues statement on course of action responding to moral failures on the part of Church leaders…

Harrisburg Bishop Releases Names of 71 Accused Priests, Deacons, Seminarians

Names of accused, as well as names of past bishops covering the period of alleged abuses, will be removed from buildings…

Bishop Michael Olson of Fort Worth, Texas called for his

We learn that the former cardinal not only allegedly perpetrated abuse against minors but also against subordinates including…

Irish bishops reiterate that Catholic hospitals cannot perform abortions

The Irish bishops’ conference has published a new code of healthcare ethics restating that Catholic hospitals cannot perform direct abortions…

Confession should be outlawed, says chair of Indian women’s commission

The Indian Church has condemned the idea as 'absurd' and 'ignorant'…

Jerusalem: Latin Patriarchate Issues Statement About New Israeli Nation-State Law

‘A Cause of Great Concern’…