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Chile Asks Vatican For Information On Sex Abuse Cases

SANTIAGO – The Chilean government asked the Vatican on Tuesday for documents related to sex abuse accusations against clergy in Chile, as local prosecutors raided...

Chile Asks Vatican For Info On Sex Abuse Cases Steps Up Raids

SANTIAGO – The Chilean government asked the Vatican on Tuesday to hand over documents related to accusations of sex abuse committed by clergy in Chile against...

Australian Archbishop Begins Home Detention Over Sex Abuse Cover-up

MELBOURNE – A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was spared jail on Tuesday when...

Judge Orders Home Detention For Australian Archbishop Over Sex Abuse Cover-up

MELBOURNE – A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was spared jail on Tuesday when...

Australian Archbishop Avoids Jail Over Sex Abuse Cover-up

MELBOURNE – A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, avoided jail on Tuesday when he...

Egypt Arrests Seven Alleged Militants Tied To Failed Church Bombing

CAIRO – Egyptian security forces have arrested seven alleged militants suspected of involvement in a foiled church bombing outside Cairo on Saturday, the interior...

Former Monk Held On Charges Of Killing Bishop At Egyptian Monastery

CAIRO – Egypt’s public prosecutor has detained a disgraced monk on charges of killing a bishop at a desert monastery, his lawyer said on Saturday, in a case...

Egypt Security Forces Thwart Church Bombing State Television

CAIRO – Egyptian security forces have thwarted a suicide bomb attack on a church just outside of Cairo, state television said on Saturday. A militant wearing a...

Pope Meets With Chilean Bishop And Victims Advocate Over Church Sex Abuse

– Pope Francis met in Rome on Friday with a Chilean bishop and a victims’ advocate to discuss the Church sex abuse scandal in Chile and measures being taken...

Italys Salvini Asserts Natural Family In Move Against Same-sex Parents

ROME – Italy’s right-wing Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini has ordered the wording on some official forms changed so that same-sex couples cannot both...