Pope Francis Accepts Resignation of German Bishop Found Guilty of Embezzlement

Pope Francis on Tuesday accepted the resignation of a German bishop who was convicted of embezzling money from a woman suffering from dementia. A German court found Auxiliary Bishop Johannes Bündgens of Aachen guilty of misappropriating 128,000 euros (about $128,000). Bishop Bündgens was sentenced to nine months suspended jail time and a 5,000-euro fine, CNA … Read more