- Aug 3, 2020
Accountability and engaging lay people are key in addressing the sexual abuse crisis in the Church, an Italian canonist told the bishops.
A new Vatican body known as CHARIS will oversee the Catholic charismatics around the globe.
The two international bodies that had been supporting and coordinating the international activities of charismatic Catholics will become one new organization.
Pope Francis named a new slate of members to the Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life.
A lived witness of Christian marriage and family can be the best counter to secular scepticism about the value of family, Irish-born American Cardinal Kevin Farrell said Friday in his homily during a Mass at the World Meeting of Families.
Pope Francis will visit Dublin and Knock Aug. 25-26, mainly for the World Meeting of Families. But he also will meet Irish government leaders and is expected to meet with survivors of abuse.