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Aggregated news and commentary from across the web regarding cover-up of the sexual abuse scandal.

Taiwanese President to Pope Francis: ‘Dialogue’ with China ‘Impossible’

Taiwanese President to Pope Francis: ‘Dialogue’ with China ‘Impossible’

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The president of a vulnerable nation has reminded Pope Francis that it is difficult to “dialogue” with a tyrant. Tsai Ing-wen, the recently re-elected president of the island nation of ...
Attorney Names 10 Personnel from Fall River Diocese Accused of Sexual Abuse

Attorney Names 10 Personnel from Fall River Diocese Accused of Sexual Abuse

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Nine Catholic priests and one church employee within the Diocese of Fall River were accused of child sexual abuse, an attorney announced this week. The 10 men allegedly sexually abused ...
Facts You Should Know About Nelson Perez, the New Archbishop of Philadelphia

Facts You Should Know About Nelson Perez, the New Archbishop of Philadelphia

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The New York Times touted Pope Francis selection of Nelson Perez to replace ‘conservative’ Archbishop Chaput Fr. James Martin praises the appointment of Perez Perez banned kneeling at Mass in ...
US Bishops’ Conference Sued for ‘Misleading’ Faithful on Peter's Pence Charity

US Bishops’ Conference Sued for ‘Misleading’ Faithful on Peter’s Pence Charity

Life Site News, Lianne Laurence /
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A Dallas law firm filed a class action lawsuit Wednesday against the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) for “unlawful, deceptive and fraudulent practices” in promoting and collecting funds ...
What’s Happening to the Catholic Church?

What’s Happening to the Catholic Church?

From Rome, Br. Alexis Bugnolo /
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These are two questions which are in the forefront of the minds of all the faithful right now. Most of us are currently in shock at the open and widespread ...
Rome Will Have to Choose

Rome Will Have to Choose

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There are two polarities in the Catholic Church today, and while these two polarities have existed together under the popes for a generation, that tension will not last much longer ...
10 Years after Vatican Takeover, Legion in New Abuse Crisis

10 Years after Vatican Takeover, Legion in New Abuse Crisis

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The administrator of the elite Catholic school in Cancun, Mexico, used to take the girls out of class and send them to the chapel, where the priest from the Legion ...
Man Says Knoxville Diocese Knew About Abuse Accusations Months Before Acting

Man Says Knoxville Diocese Knew About Abuse Accusations Months Before Acting

Crux, Staff /
An East Tennessee man says the Catholic Diocese of Knoxville knew about abuse allegations against a music teacher nearly a year before it took action against him. Michael Boyd said ...
Bishop DiMarzio Second U.S. Bishop to be Investigated Under Pope's New Guidelines

Bishop DiMarzio Second U.S. Bishop to be Investigated Under Pope’s New Guidelines

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan is conducting an investigation into Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, following an allegation of sexual abuse. The investigation is being conducted under the provisions of Vos estis lux ...
Crazy Like a Fox

Crazy Like a Fox

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Church Militant reports Pope Francis is attempting to mitigate the conflict that has arisen surrounding the publication of the book co-authored by Pope Benedict and Cardinal Sarah: Pope Francis has ...
The Prisoner of the Vatican

The Prisoner of the Vatican

American Specator, George Neumayr /
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In one of his last speeches before abdicating in 2013, Pope Benedict XVI decried the liberalism that had seeped into the Church after Vatican II. To this liberalism, he traced ...
Michigan Attorney General Charges Two Priests With Child Sexual Abuse

Michigan Attorney General Charges Two Priests With Child Sexual Abuse

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Multiple charges have been filed in three Upper Peninsula counties against Gary Allen Jacobs and Roy Joseph, both former priests associated with the Catholic Diocese of Marquette. Gary Allen Jacobs, ...
La Crosse Diocese Names 25 Former Priests Who Abused Children

La Crosse Diocese Names 25 Former Priests Who Abused Children

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At least 25 priests who served in the Diocese of La Crosse over the past several decades sexually assaulted children, the diocese disclosed Saturday. The disclosure, posted at 4 p.m ...
Vatican Appointment of Pro-Chinese Government Bishop Delayed

Vatican Appointment of Pro-Chinese Government Bishop Delayed

Catholic News Agency, Ed Condon /
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The Holy See has delayed announcing its pick for the next bishop of Hong Kong, CNA has learned, amid concerns that local clergy and lay Catholics will see Rev. Peter ...
Chinese Bishop Made Homeless

Chinese Bishop Made Homeless

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More fruits of the Vatican-China accord? Msgr. Vincenzo Guo Xijin, former ordinary bishop of Mindong (Fujian) is now homeless and sleeping on the doorstep of his curia and clergy house ...
WATCH: Munich Protest Requests ‘Clarity and Coherence’ From Pope Francis, German Bishops

WATCH: Munich Protest Requests ‘Clarity and Coherence’ From Pope Francis, German Bishops

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BREAKING: Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganó joins Professor de Mattei, Michael J. Matt, John-Henry Westen, etc. right now in Munich at the Acies Ordinata. (Can you spot him?) Posted by Michael ...
WATCH: 'Communist China OWNS the Bergoglian Regime, But That's Not the Half of It!' - Eric Metaxas Interviews John Zimrak

WATCH: ‘Communist China OWNS the Bergoglian Regime, But That’s Not the Half of It!’ – Eric Metaxas Interviews John Zimrak

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The information related by Mr. Zmirak here in this video raises serious questions about the Renunciation of Pope Benedict, as regards coercion prior to the act I say this not ...
Female Bishop Consecration Quashed

Female Bishop Consecration Quashed

Church Militant, David Nussman /
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The consecration of a female Episcopal bishop is being moved out of a Catholic parish after backlash from the faithful, but Richmond Bp. Barry Knestout is lamenting the cancellation. Episcopalians ...
WATCH: Are Bishops Using 'Boundary Violation Policies' To Selectively Persecute Orthodox Priests?

WATCH: Are Bishops Using ‘Boundary Violation Policies’ To Selectively Persecute Orthodox Priests?

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Have you seen these billboards in your area? Check out the change some parishioners are calling for in Crookston. WDAY TV News Posted by Kenneth Chase WDAY News on Thursday, ...
14 Anchorage Diocesan Clergy and Employees Accused of Sexual Abuse

14 Anchorage Diocesan Clergy and Employees Accused of Sexual Abuse

Anchorage Daily News, Staff /
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The Archdiocese of Anchorage for the first time has named 14 Southcentral Catholic clergy members accused by church investigators of sexually abusing children and vulnerable adults. The report released Thursday ...
WATCH: The Real Predator Protector in Buffalo

WATCH: The Real Predator Protector in Buffalo

Church Militant, Christine Niles /
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As the financial and sex scandals continue to pour out of the ranks of U.S. bishops, one small but significant fact tends to get overlooked: the auxiliary bishops’ role in ...