- May 26, 2020
Pope Francis has accepted the request of an Indian bishop accused of raping a nun to be relieved of his duties during the investigation.
India’s top Catholic prelate says he is raising the issue of a bishop accused of raping a nun with officials at the Vatican.
The religious congregation of the nun who has accused a bishop in India of raping her has sided with the bishop, calling him an “innocent soul.”
India’s Supreme Court ruled in a landmark judgment that homosexual acts between consenting adults are no longer a crime, but Church officials said that legal validity does not make such practices morally acceptable.
A bishop accused of raping a nun in India says his “conscience is clear,” as the authorities investigate the allegations.
As the international community marks World Environment Day, the home parish of India’s Cardinal Oswald Gracias is going green.