Articles on this issue "corruption"
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman's Escape Highlights "Crisis of Credibility" in Mexican Government
Bishops in Mexico denounced corruption within the federal government following the escape of drug kingpin, Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman. Arrested in February 2014, the leader of the Sinaloa …read more
"Where there is love of people and a willingness to serve them, it is possible to create the conditions necessary for everyone to have access to basic goods, so that no one goes without"
Here is a Vatican translation of Pope Francis' prepared address this afternoon to representatives of civil society in Paraguay. Though he followed this text, he added several comments …read more
Below are the reflections of British Ambassador to the Holy See Nigel Baker on thePope’s words against corruption during his March 21 visit to the Southern Italian city of Naples. This …read more
In spite of the notoriety the southern Italian city of Naples has for organized crime and chaos, Pope Francis has assured its people that "God lives in Naples." Speaking to the thousands …read more
Below is the Vatican Radio provided translation of Pope Francis' homily during his Mass in Naples this morning in Piazza Plebiscito: *** The Gospel we have heard presents us with a scene set …read more
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Even at the worst of times, Christians cannot give into depression, but rather must live in hope. During his morning Mass today in Casa Santa Marta, the Holy Father affirmed this, as he said …read more
At morning Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on Tuesday, Pope Francis returned to the theme of corruption in the Church and in society, saying those who commit this crime must beg for God’s …read more
The poor are the ones who end up paying for the damage wrought by the corruption of the powerful, says Pope Francis. And the only way to defeat the sin of corruption is service to others that …read more
The president of the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of Ghana has called on the country’s president to show more commitment in the fight against corruption in the country. “We are grateful that …read more
Parents who feed their children on “unclean bread”, earned through bribes and corruption, are starving their children of dignity, because dishonest work robs us of our dignity. These were the …read more
The bishops of the Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference (which is comprised of the Catholic bishops of Botswana, South Africa and Swaziland), have written a pastoral leter called "A …read more