- Jul 13, 2020
Gathered in a makeshift chapel around a simple pine casket, members of L’Arche communities and Faith and Light groups from around the world mourned the passing of Jean Vanier and celebrated his life, his wisdom, his holiness and humanity.
Poland’s ruling conservative party leader said Friday it does not tolerate “pathology” in the Catholic Church and will back a commission to investigate sex abuse of minors in church but also in other circles.
Dutch priest Father Willem Hellemons (1810-1884) was a parish priest in the village of Oudenbosch, in the south of the Netherlands who wanted to recreate St. Peter’s in Holland.
A judge on Monday announced the trial dates for the head of a lay Catholic association in southern Italy who is charged with sexually abusing 10 underage girls, and for his alleged accomplices, including a priest accused of breaking the seal of confession.
Contradicting claims by Poland’s ruling party leader, the head of Poland’s Catholic Church says recent revelations about priests abusing minors are not attacks on the Church but will help its cleansing.
Hundreds of people from different countries and ethnic groups will meet for the Feast of Peoples this Sunday, the latest demonstration that the Vatican is not going to back down on immigration.