Holy See, China reach deal on appointment of bishops
Beijing will name candidates, and Pope allowed to choose
Cdl. Zen calls for Parolin to resign over China deal
Says Vatican Sec'y of State commits ‘incredible betrayal’
Germany's Der Spiegel magazine blasts Francis papacy
Long report says he ignored abuse survivors in Argentina
Pope celebrates Mass for 100,000 in Kaunas, Lithuania
Estonia and Latvia next in four-day visit to Baltic states
Cardinal Tobin will not attend Oct. Vatican synod
Can't see himself absent for a month amid abuse scandal
Netherlands bishop pulls out of Oct. Youth Synod
Says 'whole thing will lack credibility' given recent news
Mich. announces investigation into all seven dioceses
To cover allegations of abuse, cover-up for past 70 years
Cdl. Cupich removes priest for burning rainbow flag
After warning of psych evaluation, 'canonical penalties'
Pope accepts resignations of 2 more Chilean bishops
Gone are Bishops C. Pellegrín, 60, and C. Contreras, 71
Chaput publishes critique of Youth Synod document
Prominent theologian: It veers dangerously close to heresy
Young priests: Prep document will doom Youth Synod
'needs substantial rethinking and revision'
Apostolic visitor outlines plan to expand Medjugorje
Archbishop describes shrine as 'Europe's spiritual lungs'
Small dermatological hospital in Rome links scandals
Involves mismanagement, two popes, American money
Retired Green Bay auxiliary withdraws from ministry
Morneau regrets having failed to report abuse of minor
EU court to pro-lifer: No abortion-Holocaust comparison
Says Annen must stop calling abortions 'aggravated murder'
U.S. bishops unveil new four-part plan on abuse
Request to Pope for apostolic visitation appears rejected
Korean cardinal lauds North-South summit results
Denuclearization will allow 'a leap forward for peace'
Benedict XVI rebuked criticism of his resignation
Leaked letters were addressed to Cdl. Walter Brandmüller
Cardinal falls ill as blood of St. Januarius liquefies
Liquefaction takes place in May, Dec., and on Sept. 19
Brooklyn diocese reaches $27.5m settlement on abuse
Four men were abused as minors by parish lay volunteer
Pope meets with U2 singer Bono about youth initiative
Abuse came up; Bono explained optics of protected abusers
Canada: Experts propose euthanasia-by-organ-donation
Plan 'offers significant advantages for transplant surgeons'
Precedents found for secret sanctions on McCarrick
Similar sanctions put on three other prominent clerics
Cdl. Ouellet: Women should assess seminary prospects
We 'need participation of more women' in training priests
Vatican delegation to China will soon finalize agreement
Gov't paper reports no disputes 'on issues of principle'
Papal document expands powers of Synod of Bishops
And of Vatican agency responsible for organizing Synod
Indiana diocese releases names of accused clerics
Rhoades acts so victims can 'begin the process of healing'
Cdl. Müller: 'Clericalism' is not root of abuse crisis
Roots are 'turning away from the truth and moral license'
Indian bishop accused of raping nun steps aside
Sisters say Church inaction 'forced us' to protest in public
Scicluna: Words, promises are not enough on abuse
'Expectations of the people' are 'we now want action'
McCarrick had unofficial role in Vatican-China talks
Traveled there 8 times, was outspoken proponent of deal
Courage director releases letter on Penn. abuse report
Three priests named in it had connections to apostolate
Russian Orthodox Church breaks with Constantinople
Over recognition of autonomous Ukrainian Orthodox Church
CAR: Dozens of Christians feared dead after massacre
Locals accuse UN peacekeepers of not protecting them
Episcopalis communio issued, on synod of bishops
Appears to combine synod’s teaching authority with Pope's
Hermit writes open letter regarding abuse crisis
'Bishops of the Catholic Church, awake and do your duty'
Mass.: Parish serves locals amid gas-explosion threat
Cor Unum Meal Center provides basics in S. Lawrence
Netherlands: 20 of 39 prelates accused of cover-up
Media report on abuse of children between 1945 and 2010
Pope warns priests against living a double life
Rues scandal of worldly priest who's like 'an executive'
Ecuador: Archbp. resigns to enter Trappist monastery
Not due to scandal but to devote himself to life of prayer
Pope in Sicily: 'God and the Mafia are not compatible'
On 25th anniversary of martyrdom of Blessed Pino Puglisi
Vatican releases list of papal nominees to youth synod
Includes Cardinals Tobin of Newark and Cupich of Chicago
Algerian martyrs to be beatified in December
Bishop, companions killed by Islamists in 1996 civil war
Chilean officials raid four dioceses in abuse probe
Following similar action at bishops conf., other dioceses
Cdl. Maradiaga: McCarrick abuse is ‘of a private order’
Case is 'of an administrative nature' not worthy of press
Pope links abuse crisis to 'elitist, clericalist' Church
Bishops show 'inability to be near to the people of God'
Cdl. DiNardo: Meeting with Pope was 'lengthy, fruitful'
No word whether McCarrick, Vatican files were discussed
Dolan hopes Cdl. Wuerl 'doesn't resign. We need him'
Says to CNN, 'I trust the Pope' to answer to Vigano claims
Poll: Pope’s popularity plummets among Americans
Among Catholics, approval falls from 83% in 2017 to 63%
Vatican confirms probe of Sistine Chapel Choir finances
Choir's manager, director accused of fraud, embezzlement
Bishop Rhoades cleared of wrongdoing by Penn. DA
Case of 'a public airing of mere speculation of impropriety'
Turkish court nixes bid to make Hagia Sophia a mosque
On technicality; it has been a museum since the mid-1930s
Dalai Lama in Sweden: 'Europe belongs to Europeans'
Ultimately, migrants 'should develop their own country'
Two accuse Cdl. DiNardo of ignoring abuse by priest
Texas: Now-arrested priest moved to parish 70 miles away
Boston archdiocese pulls accused priest from ministry
Extern priest from Nigeria allegedly assaulted young girl
Spokesman: Wuerl to ask Pope to accept resignation
He realizes healing requires 'new beginning, new leadership'
Pope accepts resignation of WV bishop Bransfield
Asks Baltimore's Archbp. Lori to take reins, investigate
Leaked German study documents 1000s of abuse cases
Offenses against '3,677 predominantly male minors'
Pittsburgh bishop Zubik announces Year of Repentance
Restores Ember Days and the St. Michael Prayer after Mass
Cardinal DiNardo, USCCB officials to meet with Pope
Sept. 13, to discuss abuse crisis; including Gomez, O’Malley
Pope calls worldwide meeting of bishops on sex abuse
For presidents of bishops conferences, Feb. 21-24, 2019
Benedict XVI ordered McCarrick to withdraw in Dec. '07
New source: He issued not a 'sanction' but a formal order
Russian Orthodox Church in feud with Constantinople
Hotly opposes independence for Ukrainian Orthodox Church
Wuerl to meet with Pope 'soon' to discuss resignation
Meanwhile, he'll celebrate Sept. 14 Mass for Healing in D.C.
Gänswein: Sex abuse crisis is the Church’s '9/11'
Sufferings come from the sin existing within the Church
India: 125 lawmakers call for a two-child policy
Fertility of Indian Hindus is already close to replacement
China pushes new campaign to raise the birth rate
Young Party members are urged to produce two children
Cardinals: Vatican ‘planning response’ to Viganò claims
C9 Council expresses its full confidence in Pope Francis
Argentina: Abuse case probe of priest known to Pope
Francis was notified by students in 2014 but failed to act
Prelates in Austria, Germany voice support for Pope
Schonborn: Criticism comes from those who want rid of him
Pope to bishops: The devil is trying to cause scandal
Says they can resist the Accuser through prayer, humility
Chilean civil court seeks access to Vatican documents
Suit accuses archdiocese of covering Karadima’s crimes
Officials destroying crosses, burning Bibles in China
China Aid group sees 'significant escalation' of crackdown
CNN catches Cdl. Wuerl in lies over abuse cover-up
Tapper shows Wuerl's statements contradict Penn. report
Letter confirms Vatican knew about McCarrick in 2000
Refers to 'serious matters' involving seminary students
Wuerl's master of ceremonies calls on him to resign
Garcia: 'The time for cowardice, self-preservation is past'
Chile: Three bishops subpoenaed on abuse cover-ups
Crux: Pope struggling to find suitable replacement bishops
Irish bishop advocates new beginning for Church, gov't
Leahy: The Church can be 'at the service of the Irish people'
Cincinnati archbp.: Vatican must ‘open McCarrick file’
USCCB exec. Schnurr: No other way to resolve situation
10,000 attend Eucharistic procession through Liverpool
Closing of U.K.'s National Eucharistic Congress, pilgrimage
700 parents mob school board meeting, protest sex-ed
Demand right to opt out of California's graphic curricula
Wuerl did not join Legatus on pilgrimage to Guadalupe
This past weekend; he was to celebrate Mass at the Shrine
U.S. business group delays $820K donation to Vatican
Legatus asks for 'financial accountability' before giving
New Mex. launches investigation into clergy sex abuse
Att'y general calls state a 'dumping ground' for abusers
All eight N.Y. dioceses subpoenaed in sex abuse probe
And N.J. attorney general announces new task force there
Cdl. Wuerl announces a six-week 'Season of Healing'
Offers 'toolkit' of resources, not justice, for survivors
Neb. bishops 'welcome accountability' via AG probe
Bishop Conley of Lincoln says his diocese will comply
Cdl. Scola pushes against Communion for the remarried
Explains that marriage, Communion are closely connected
Prominent German paper raps Pope's silence on abuse
After ten thousand cases + cover-ups that span the globe
Scranton bishop bars predecessor from public ministry
Timlin did not abuse children but mishandled abuse cases
N.J. bishop emeritus: I reported McCarrick to nuncio
Provides letter Bootkoski sent to Montalvo on Dec. 6, 2005
Commonweal magazine asks Pope to answer Viganò
'However dubious' the claims, 'the faithful deserve answers'
Buffalo bishop admits he bungled recent abuse claims
But says he won't step down, is establishing a 'task force'
Bp.: Scandal due to 'immoral actions' not 'clericalism'
Spokane's Daly rues 'continued presence of predators'
Burma cardinal: The ‘war’ on Kachin is being ignored
Military are persecuting predominantly Christian group
Catholic lay men petition Pope Francis for answers
Catholic Men United for Christ site boasts 5K signers
Original Nat'l Review Board to USCCB: Reappoint us
Panel incl. Anne Burke, Leon Panetta, Robt. Bennett, et al.
Pope tells Wuerl, in Rome: Consult with your priests
Some priests tell Wuerl they find it hard to believe him
Penn. bishop had role in abusive priest's reassignment
Scranton's Bambera held same job as convicted Msgr. Lynn
Documentary: Francis covered abuse in Argentina
2017 German film gains traction in light of Viganò claims
List of U.S. prelates who take seriously Viganò claims
Many commend his integrity, call him honest and loyal
Slovakia’s newest martyr is example for young people
Cardinal said beatification Mass in Košice on Sept. 1st
Protester at D.C. church yells 'Shame on you!' to Wuerl
Who continues to defend his actions on multi-state abuses
Cupich has priests address disputed TV report at Mass
Station stands by story, offers full unedited interview
Tobin declined to investigate McCarrick abuse rumors
Was 'incredulous' despite experience with Legion of Christ
Pope defends Christ-like silence in face of scandal
Toward 'those who look for division, who want destruction'
Archbishop Chaput asks Pope to postpone youth synod
'Right now, the bishops have absolutely no credibility'
Vigano recounts papal meeting with KY clerk Kim Davis
Controversy over Francis's reaction and later media spin
Priest writes open letter to Ave Maria Univ. president
'You'd have been better advised to have remained silent'
LifeSiteNews launches new U.S. bishops-tracker site
Gives evidence of (in)fidelity to perennial Church teaching
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