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Joseph O’Brien
The document on revisions to the Roman Missal paved the way for new Mass — and new challenges — for the Church.
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Edward Pentin
Christus Vivit reflects the Holy Father’s takeaways from the October youth synod.
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Edward Pentin
Pope Francis charges Vatican office to dedicate the next two years to AI study.
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Judy Roberts
As the Church confronts the sins of clergy sexual abuse, the stories of the ‘children of the ordained’ are increasingly being told as well.
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Judy Roberts
What does Church teaching dictate?
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Under the new law, promulgated March 29, officials are obliged to report ‘without delay’ any knowledge or well-founded suspicion of abuse.
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Curiosity about papal custom grows after video of Francis went viral this week.
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From Sept. 4 to 10, Francis will travel to Maputo in Mozambique, Antananarivo in Madagascar and Port Louis in Mauritius.
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Cardinal Dziwisz: Pope’s actions are ‘reference for all those committed to fighting against the crime of sexual abuse of minors by clerics.’
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The apostolic nuncio has recently been accused of financial and personal misconduct during his time as the Vatican’s chief U.N. diplomat.
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Vatican says Francis has not accepted the French cardinal’s resignation, though the prelate has stepped back from the day-to-day leadership of his archdiocese.
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On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in attacks on two Muslim places of worship in the city of Christchurch.
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The Holy Father spent the sixth anniversary of his election as the 265th successor of St. Peter on a weeklong Lenten retreat.
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Discernment-related message was released in advance of the 56th World Day of Prayer for Vocations.
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The Holy Father said Sunday that the nine Spanish seminarian martyrs beatified this weekend showed how to follow Jesus well.
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The American bishop was in Rome to receive an honorary doctorate from the Angelicum, the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, on the 745th anniversary of Aquinas’ death.
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Joan Frawley Desmond
Critics say focus on metropolitan bishops is flawed, won’t restore public confidence.
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Francis prayed the Stations of the Cross and celebrated Mass, Benediction and the imposition of ashes to begin Lent.
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The message — originally written on the feast of St. Francis of Assisi in October — is a reflection on a line from St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans.
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Edward Pentin
The 114 episcopal conference presidents taking part in the Feb. 21-24 gathering mostly welcomed the meeting’s outcome and the rare opportunity to discuss face-to-face these issues from a global perspective.
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Pope Francis will soon issue a motu proprio ‘on the protection of minors and vulnerable persons.’
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‘There is an urgency in the voice of the survivors to which we must always respond,’ he said.
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Edward Pentin
Cardinals Cupich and Gracias were among those who spoke Feb. 22.
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Holy Father said that the criteria were formulated by various bishops’ conferences and organized by him into the list.
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Expert on abuse prevention offered practical suggestions and two cardinals encouraged bishops to work together to support victims.
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French author and ‘LGBT’ activist Frederic Martel presents innuendos, but not evidence or documents.
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Edward Pentin
Cardinal Cupich and Archbishop Scicluna laid out the blueprint in a news conference Feb. 18.
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Cardinal Cupich took questions from the media along with other members of the organizing committee.
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JD Flynn/CNA
What does it mean to be ‘laicized,’ ‘defrocked’ or ‘dismissed from the clerical state’?
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Edward Pentin
The document’s statement that ‘diversity of religions’ is ‘willed by God’ has generated controversy.