Sunday, November 18, 2018
(AP) — Silent but defiant, Cardinal George Pell made his first court appearance in Australia on Wednesday on charges of sexual abuse, vowing through his lawyer to fight the allegations that have rocked Rome and threatened the pope’s image...
RadioFreeEurope:-Russia's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the Jehovah's Witnesses of an earlier ruling that classified the denomination as extremist, effectively banning it entirely from the country. The Russian court on July 17 turned away arguments by the group,...
BBC:-Bread used to celebrate the Eucharist during Roman Catholic masses must not be gluten-free - although it may be made from genetically modified organisms, the Vatican has ruled. In a letter to bishops, Cardinal Robert Sarah said the bread can...
The Trinidadian priest who was robbed at gunpoint inside his church last month has received a promotion from the Vatican. Roman Catholic Priest Monsignor Clyde Harvey was appointed last Friday by Pope Francis as Bishop- elect of the Diocese of...
Cardinal George Pell said Thursday that he would take leave from the Vatican to return to Australia to fight sexual assault charges after being given strong backing from Pope Francis, who has not asked him to resign from his...
(AFP) - Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell was Thursday charged with multiple child sex offences in Australia, police said. Pell, the country's most senior Catholic cleric, was interviewed in Rome by Australian police last October over the allegations which...
(BBC) - The Vatican has expressed "grave concerns" for one of its bishops who was detained after being "forcibly removed" from his diocese in China. Chinese Catholic bishop Peter Shao Zhumin was seized by authorities in May, Vatican spokesman Greg...
(AP) — Four conservative cardinals who publicly questioned Pope Francis’ opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics are pressing their case and arguing that the issue is dividing the Catholic Church. In a new letter, the cardinals ask Francis for...
africanews.com:-Pope Francis, leader of the world’s Roman Catholic faithful has warned priests in Nigeria to accept a 2012 appointment of a bishop or risk being suspended for disobedience. The Holy Father last Thursday (June 8) met with a delegation from...
Babonneau Parish Priest, Nwakwuo Celestin, has lamented that the churches are empty every Sunday while the streets are filled with young men and women, all in the name of pleasure. But he declared that people cannot do without God, no...