Born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, Pope Francis is the 266th Pope and sovereign of the Vatican City State
Official Web Site: http://w2.vatican.va/
Mailing Address: His Holiness, Pope Francis, Apostolic Palace, 00120 Vatican City
What’s Been Reported
- On August 25, 2018, former papal nuncio Carlo Maria Viganò released an 11-page letter in which he claimed that Francis decided to remove restrictions taken by Benedict XVI against known sexual abuser Cardinal McCarrick, promoting him as his trusted advisor. According to Viganò, Francis “knew from at least June 23, 2013 that McCarrick was a serial predator. He knew that he was a corrupt man, he covered for him to the bitter end.” Viganò called on Francis to resign. Francis has refused to publicly respond to Viganò ‘s accusations. Viganò ‘s statement has now be corroborated by multiple sources.
- Pope Francis has been accused of elevating immoral men to become bishops and cardinals in the Catholic Church.
- Jorge Bergoglio was accused of covering-up cases of sexual abuse in his native Argentina, including the convicted child sex abuser Fr. Julio César Grassi as well as other accused clerics.
- Pope Francis Requires Priests and Nuns to Report Sex Abuse, But Doesn’t Mandate Contacting Police
- Francis’s Document is Silent on Consensual Clerical Sodomy
- Two Steps Forward and One Step Back Won’t Cleanse the Catholic Church
- Pope Francis Signs Motu Proprio to Prevent and Denounce Abuses in the Catholic Church
- Does Pope Francis Care More About Migrants Than Persecuted Christians?
- U.S. Report Condemns Vatican-China Deal Involving Theodore McCarrick
- De Mattei: “The Most Terrible Schism The World Has Ever Seen”
- “One of the Worst Crises in the History of the Catholic Church”
- Prominent Clergy, Scholars Accuse Pope Francis of Heresy
- Pope Francis’ Disturbing Support of a Cardinal Caught Covering-Up Sex Abuse