- Jun 21, 2021
Chilean Catholics are training clerics and parishioners in abuse prevention and counseling victims, but not just abuse in church settings.
After a failed effort to legalize abortion in Argentina, the relationship between the government of Pope Francis’s homeland and the Catholic Church continues to be a complex one.
Though the Vatican has had no comment, thee bishops in Chile have been subpoenaed to testify in Chile for their alleged roles in covering up abuse allegations.
The Church in Chile’s capital celebrated the National Day of the Migrant September 2 with a Mass of Thanksgiving and a charitable collection for the more than one million displaced people who currently live in the country.
Young people from the Youth Leaders with Transformative Faith Movement in Colombia are helping with a morning of activities designed to ease possible tensions between local residents and Venezuelan migrants who have arrived in the neighborhood.
Prosecutors questioned Roman Catholic bishop emeritus Juan Barros as part of an investigation into sex abuse allegations against a former Chilean military chaplain.
Argentine authorities raided a Catholic-run school for youths with hearing disabilities Thursday as part of an investigation into alleged sexual abuse of vulnerable children that has shocked Pope Francis’s homeland.
If Colombians truly seek peace, they must give up vengeance and seek reconciliation by forgiving themselves and one another, said a priest who is devoting his life to such a mission.