- Jun 1, 2020
Cardinal Charles Bo of Yangon, Myanmar, hailed Pope Francis’s admonition that imposing the death penalty is always inadmissible.
A group of young Catholics has urged the U.S. bishops to “take clear action” by conducting an independent investigation of who knew what and when about actions by Archbishop Theodore E. McCarrick, who has been accused of sexual abuse.
Members of the Catholic Church sin and give scandal, it’s true, Pope Francis said, but it is up to each Catholic to live the faith as authentically as possible and witness to the world the love of Jesus.
A federal judge Aug. 9 ordered the immediate return to the U.S. of two Salvadoran asylum seekers, a mother and her daughter, who were unexpectedly deported from Texas to their native country.
In an Aug. 9 letter to the governor on behalf of the Catholic bishops of Florida, Michael Sheedy, executive director of the state’s Catholic conference, appealed to Scott to commute the death sentence for Jose Antonio Jimenez to a life sentence without parole.