According to Reuters, West Virginia officials sued the state’s Roman Catholic diocese on Tuesday, accusing the church of knowingly employing priests, who had admitted to sexually assaulting children. The lawsuit alleges that the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston violated consumer protection laws by...
Pope Francis, addressing sexual abuse scandals and calls for women priests, said on Tuesday that for its own good the Roman Catholic Church had to acknowledge its history of male authoritarianism and..
According to Reuters, Pope Francis on Friday enacted a new legislation to protect children from sexual abuse within the Vatican and other Holy See institutions in Rome. Previously, the abuse of minors..
Retired Pope Benedict XVI has published an analysis on the Catholic Church's clergy sex abuse scandal, blaming it on the sexual revolution of the 1960s and... CTV News Also reported by •Reuters •New Zealand Herald •CBC.ca •SBS •FOXNews.com
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... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India •CBC.ca •SBS
TOKYO (AP) — The Catholic Church in Japan is preparing to investigate allegations of sexual abuse against minors by its priests, including accusations from 20... Seattle Times Also reported by •News24 •FOXNews.com