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October 12, 2018
Pope accepts retirement of DC's archbishop, Cardinal Wuerl, amid criticism of Wuerl's handling of abuse claims
Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of Washington's archbishop, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, a trusted papal ally who became a symbol among...
October 12, 2018 - 1:26pm
October 7, 2018
Top Vatican cardinal says coverup accusations against Francis are a 'political fabrication'
ROME - In a combative letter, a highly-placed cardinal on Sunday mounted the Vatican's first direct response to accusations that Pope Francis...
October 7, 2018 - 10:15am
September 18, 2018
Pope's popularity is plummeting in the U.S. after sexual abuse scandals
Pope Francis's once-overwhelming popularity in the U.S. has taken a major hit since a new report on sexual abuse was released in August, according...
September 18, 2018 - 3:47pm
September 13, 2018
Pope orders investigation of W.Va. bishop on sexual harassment charges
Pope Francis has ordered an investigation of Bishop Michael J. Bransfield of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, in connection with sexual harassment...
September 13, 2018 - 7:48am
September 12, 2018
Pope Francis summons bishops for summit to discuss clergy sex abuse
ROME - Alarmed by sexual abuse scandals in multiple countries, Pope Francis is summoning senior bishops for a first-of-its-kind meeting early...
September 12, 2018 - 8:31pm
August 28, 2018
With call for pope to resign, divisions within the Catholic Church explode into view
DUBLIN -- Pope Francis has long faced criticism from traditionalists - a group that includes academics as well as cardinals - who say the church...
August 28, 2018 - 8:11am
August 27, 2018
Demands for church reform intensify after letter accusing Pope Francis of sex abuse coverup
WASHINGTON - In the wake of a summer of sexual abuse scandals in the Catholic Church, topped this weekend with an explosive letter alleging that...
August 27, 2018 - 7:49pm
August 26, 2018
Former Vatican ambassador says Pope Benedict and Pope Francis knew of sexual misconduct allegations against McCarrick for years
DUBLIN - A former Vatican ambassador to the United States has alleged in an 11-page letter that Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis - among other...
August 26, 2018 - 2:58pm
August 20, 2018
Pope Francis: No effort to be spared to tackle Catholic Church's abuses
DUBLIN - Pope Francis said in a letter released Monday by the Vatican that the Catholic Church has not dealt properly with "crimes" against children...
August 20, 2018 - 7:55pm
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
On Monday, August 20, Pope Francis released a 2,000-word letter admitting that the Vatican had not dealt properly with the "crimes" against children...
August 20, 2018 - 12:56pm
August 2, 2018
Pope Francis changes Catholic Church teaching to say death penalty is 'inadmissible'
ROME - Pope Francis has changed Catholic Church teaching to fully reject the death penalty, the Vatican announced Thursday, saying it would work...
August 2, 2018 - 8:59am
July 30, 2018
Pope Francis accepts resignation of Australian archbishop convicted of sex abuse coverup
ROME - Pope Francis on Monday accepted the resignation of Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson, the most senior Catholic Church leader to be convicted...
July 30, 2018 - 7:50am
June 20, 2018
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis stepped into a growing controversy over President Donald Trump's immigration policies, criticizing the separation...
June 20, 2018 - 9:45am
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
TORONTO - Few leaders have embraced the power of an apology for historical wrongs quite as enthusiastically as Pope Francis and Canadian Prime...
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm
April 22, 2018
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
FARGO—A 12-member delegation from Sanford Health is making a journey to Vatican City this week for a major healthcare conference that is...
April 22, 2018 - 6:20am