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Evansville Diocese names credibly accused abusive priests

Associated Press

February 22, 2019 3:30 pm


Church summit on sex abuse begins

VATICAN CITY – Facing an erosion of trust in the church and in his papacy, Pope Francis on Thursday opened a landmark summit on...

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


A global look at the Catholic Church's sex abuse problem

Pope Francis' high-stakes sex abuse prevention summit is meant to call attention to the crisis as a global problem that requires a global...

February 21, 2019 12:30 pm


United Methodists confront possible split over LGBT issues

The United Methodist Church's top legislative assembly convenes Sunday for a high-stakes, three-day meeting likely to determine whether...

February 20, 2019 3:30 pm


Religious orders apologize for sex abuse inaction, cover-ups

VATICAN CITY -- Catholic religious orders from around the world apologized Tuesday for having failed to respond when their priests raped...

February 19, 2019 4:50 pm


'The pope ignored them': Alleged abuse of deaf children on two continents

Church officials up to and including Pope Francis were warned repeatedly and directly about a group of alleged predators.

February 19, 2019 12:00 pm



Special events

February 16, 2019 1:00 am



Special music

February 9, 2019 1:00 am


US nuns urge changes to church structure to address abuse

The largest association of religious sisters in the United States called Thursday for an overhaul of the male-led leadership structure of...

February 7, 2019 3:20 pm


Pope acknowledges priests, bishops have sexually abused nuns

Pope Francis has for the first time publicly acknowledged the scandal of priests and bishops sexually abusing nuns and says he is committed...

February 5, 2019 3:20 pm


Girl approaches pope as he enters UAE stadium

Pope Francis received a surprise when a little girl crawled under the barrier at an Abu Dhabi stadium and ran to hand him a piece of paper.

February 5, 2019 10:40 am


UAE gives pope pomp-filled welcome ceremony at visit's start

Pope Francis received a grandiose, pomp-filled welcome on Monday as he opened his historic visit to the Arabian Peninsula.

February 4, 2019 8:00 am


Abu Dhabi crown prince welcomes Pope Francis

Pope Francis has been greeted by Abu Dhabi's powerful crown prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on his arrival to the Arabian...

February 3, 2019 1:40 pm


Pope calls for Yemen relief as he heads to UAE

Pope Francis made an urgent appeal for an end to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen on Sunday as he embarked on the first-ever papal trip to...

February 3, 2019 8:00 am



Speaker canceled

February 2, 2019 1:00 am