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Leader of the Catholic Church

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Pope: Leader of the Catholic Church
The pope, also known as the supreme pontiff, is the Bishop of Rome and ex officio leader of the worldwide Catholic Church. Since 1929, the pope has also been head of state of Vatican City, a city-state enclaved within Rome, Italy. The current pope is Francis, who was elected on 13 March 2013, succeeding Benedict XVI.

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Ex-pope blames abuse scandals on sexual freedom of the '60s

Former pope Benedict XVI on Thursday blamed the Catholic clerical sex abuse scandals on the 1960s sexual revolution and a collapse in faith in the West, immediately drawing criticism from some..
France 24 - Published

Ex-pope says sexual revolution led to abuse crisis, sparking debate

Former Pope Benedict has blamed the Catholic Church's sexual abuse scandal on the effects of the sexual revolution of the 1960s, homosexual cliques in seminaries and what he called a general collapse..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Pope

Watch: Pope offers a kiss to nun who has delivered 3,000 babies [Video]Watch: Pope offers a kiss to nun who has delivered 3,000 babies

The last time 85-year-old Sister Maria Concetta Esu met the Pope, she arrived in a canoe.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:20Published

Pope Francis calls for 'all-out battle' against child sex abuse [Video]Pope Francis calls for 'all-out battle' against child sex abuse

Pope's speech lacked concrete measures except for a pledge to toughen laws against online child pornography.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:40Published

Pope vows war on abuse; survivors say let down [Video]Pope vows war on abuse; survivors say let down

Pope Francis has promised zero tolerance on sex abuse at the end of a landmark conference. But survivors and activists say without concrete action such as defrocking abusing bishops, they don't trust..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:50Published

 

Ex-Pope Benedict XVI blames 1960s revolution for sex abuse

ex-pope benedict xvi blames 1960s revolution for sex abuse
The former Pope published the letter as he said he wanted to assist in "this difficult hour".
BBC News - Published

Sexual revolution of 1960s led to Church abuse crisis, ex-pope says

Former Pope Benedict has blamed the Catholic Church's sexual abuse scandal on the effects of the sexual revolution of the 1960s and a general collapse in morality.
Reuters - Published
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