• Priest who quit over abuse cases leaves priesthood entirely

    Priest who quit over abuse cases leaves priesthood entirely

    • Mar 19, 2017

    In a period of time in which Marie Collins, clergy sex abuse survivor, resigned her place on a Vatican commission attempting to deal with new policies for dealing with clerical abuse, the spotlight has returned to these issues with new focus. A priest who resigned in frustration over mishandled abuse cases has now decided to leave the priesthood entirely.

  • Australian Anglican bishop who testified about child sex abuse quits

    Australian Anglican bishop who testified about child sex abuse quits

    • Mar 17, 2017

    An Australian Anglican bishop announced his resignation Thursday, citing systemic practices in some sections of the church that enabled “horrendous crimes against children.” The bishop, who was sexually molested as a teenager, quit only a day before the royal commission’s final hearing on clerical sex abuse.

  • Persecuted Christians in Burma first to suffer Trump’s refugee reduction

    • Mar 16, 2017

    Many persecuted Christians in Myanmar will be left waiting for visas due to president Trump’s decision to reduce available visas. “We are not terrorists, we are Christians. We will never be a problem in the United States. We will get educations, we will work hard. We only seek safety,” a Burmese refugee said.