- Sep 22, 2018
After Pope Francis turned down a request for a Vatican-backed investigation of the scandals surrounding ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, US bishops are now pondering next steps -- including probes in New York, Newark, Washington and Metuchen.
Cameroon’s bishops are worried about election-related violence ahead of the Oct. 7 presidential poll.
With much of the Catholic world still scratching its head about the lack of details on a new deal between the Vatican and China on the appointment of bishops, many of which are vague, a man close to the situation has confirmed that the Vatican’s Vietnam model was a starting point for the proposal.
Abord the papal flight back from the Baltic States, Pope Francis said that a recent Pennsylvania grand jury report is actually an “example” suggesting the Church is making progress.