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A statement from the Vatican today described the latest meeting of the Council of Cardinals, set to conclude this evening, as "free, frank and friendly." The nine-member council of advisors to Pope Francis was meeting at the Casa Santa Marta. Their next round of discussions are scheduledfor September15-17, Dece...read more
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Eleven archbishops from across Europe will meet in Rome on Monday with the leaders of the Pontifical Council for Promoting New Evangelization. Archbishop Salvatore Fisichella, president of the …read more
The Vatican is asking episcopal conferences to turn in guidelines for handling sexual abuse by clergy, but many nations already have such guidelines in force, the Vatican spokesman clarified. …read more
Here is a Vatican translation of the explanation given by Jesuit Father Federico Lombardi, the director of the Vatican press office, on the "Circular Letter to Assist Episcopal Conferences in …read more
Here is a Vatican translation of the "Circular Letter to Assist Episcopal Conferences in Developing Guidelines for Dealing With Cases of Sexual Abuse of Minors Perpetrated by Clerics," which …read more