- Dec 10, 2019
Sri Lanka’s top Catholic authority has called for an independent inquiry into a series of bombings that shook the country on Easter Sunday, saying investigations conducted until now have been swayed by political interests.
The head of a Boston seminary that the Catholic Church is investigating following allegations of misconduct has been tapped to lead a cathedral in Worcester.
After an initial examination of human bones found on the grounds of the Vatican’s embassy to Italy, the findings suggest that the remains could belong to two different individuals, at least one of whom was a woman.
The U.S. Justice Department has opened its own investigation into Pennsylvania’s Catholic dioceses and clergy sex abuse claims.
The Diocese of Little Rock released a list of clergy who had assignments in Arkansas and against whom credible allegations of sexual abuse of a minor were filed.
Pennsylvania’s highest court on Wednesday held up the release of a grand jury report into the handling of sexual abuse claims involving six Roman Catholic dioceses and local officials, days before it was expected to be made public.