• Refugees, sex abuse and gender all global Catholic concerns

    Refugees, sex abuse and gender all global Catholic concerns

    • Feb 12, 2017

    With a strong media focus on Pope Francis and the Church’s reaction to Donald Trump, it’s sometimes easy to forget Catholicism is a worldwide faith of 1.2 billion people. Here’s a roundup of issues facing the Church around the world, from Venezuela and Argentina to Israel and the UK.

  • Pope’s ally in Argentina slams former left-wing government

    Pope’s ally in Argentina slams former left-wing government

    • Aug 12, 2016

    Pope Francis’ handpicked successor in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has delivered a thinly disguised punch against the country’s former left-wing president, making a public reference to a corruption scandal involving one of her ministers and four consecrated lay women often mistakenly called “nuns.”