- Oct 30, 2020
Religious sisters meeting in Rome to discuss the final document of the summit of bishops on young people prepare to put its final document in practice and promise not to let the issue of the role of women in the Church die.
The Spanish government said Tuesday that the Vatican has agreed to jointly find ways to prevent the remains of late Spanish dictator Gen. Francisco Franco from being reburied under a central Madrid cathedral after they are exhumed from a glorifying mausoleum.
The Spanish government’s latest attempt to rid the country of Gen. Francisco Franco’s ghost could backfire if relatives reinter the late dictator’s embalmed body under Madrid’s cathedral.
The head of the Italian bishops’ conference confirmed that sexual abuse will be “thoroughly addressed” in the final document of this month’s summit of bishops at the Vatican on young people.
Tensions over the imminent formation of a Ukrainian Orthodox church independent of Moscow are raising fears that nationalists may try to seize Russian church properties.