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  • Pope says abuse survivor who quit Vatican panel was ‘right on some issues’

    Pope says abuse survivor who quit Vatican panel was ‘right on some issues’

    • May 13, 2017

    Pope Francis on Saturday praised an abuse survivor who quit his own reform commission citing Vatican resistance, saying she was “right on some issues,” but also defended the Church’s record in recovering from the abuse scandals. He also talked about his looming May 24 meeting with Donald Trump, the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X, and Medjugorje.

  • Report charges cover-up of sexual abuse by traditionalist society

    Report charges cover-up of sexual abuse by traditionalist society

    • Apr 5, 2017

    An explosive report airing tonight on Swedish television charges that the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X knew about at least three cases of its priests being accused of sexually abusing minors, but failed to enforce a ‘zero tolerance’ policy. An alleged victim told Crux he believes the Vatican should have done more to hold the society accountable.

  • Pope Francis offers way to recognize marriages by traditionalist group

    Pope Francis offers way to recognize marriages by traditionalist group

    • Apr 4, 2017

    The Vatican has announced a way for the marriages of the traditionalist Society St. Pius X – which is not in full communion with the rest of the Church – to have their marriages recognized by the Church. It is the latest move in a decades-long attempt to bring the group into full unity.