- Jan 18, 2020
Pope Francis’s call for a missionary church that is focused on preaching the Gospel will be the guiding principle of the apostolic constitution that will govern the Roman Curia, the secretary of the pope’s international Council of Cardinals said.
First and former Vatican auditor says he is willing to take his place back in the Vatican now that charges against him have been dismissed.
It is hard for the pope to distance himself from the string of sexual abuse scandals affecting high-ranking clerics. He needs to take drastic action if he is to salvage the Church’s reputation on sex abuse.
A Kafka-esque experience of the Italian gas company Eni illustrates the cultural challenges to Vatican reform.
Italian Cardinal Angelo Becciu, the pope’s former chief of staff, says that it’s “too early” to judge the state of Vatican reform.
Five years after its creation, the council of nine cardinals, or C9, tasked with advising Pope Francis and shaping the reform of the Roman Curia, has released a first draft of a constitution outlining the pontiff’s vision for the Vatican.