Tag: Roman Catholic Church
Making up around 10% of Romania's population, many Roma are marginalised, live in poverty and have suffered centuries of discrimination and insults.
Against the advice of the Catholic Church, Filipinos embark on a painful endeavour in a display of faith.
Sources say the Pope may meet Xi Jinping this week and such an encounter would be the first between a Chinese leader and a pope.
Pope Francis says the sex abuse victims deserve decisive measures but victims are mixed in their response.
Some victims' groups call the Vatican conference a publicity stunt, aimed at cleansing the image of the 1.3 billion-member Church.
Some 180 Churchmen and women will attend unprecedented meeting which the Pope wants to be a "teaching session".
Magistrate Belinda Wallington will hand down her decision on whether to send Pell to trial on May 1.
O‘Malley said he could not “address why the Holy Father chose the particular words he used at that time” but said the pope “fully recognizes the egregious failures of the Church and its clergy.
India was dropped from the schedule without any official reason given by the Vatican or Indian government.
Former Archbishop of KL, Anthony Soter Fernandez, one of 17 new cardinals from 15 countries named by pontiff at the Vatican on Sunday.
Priests should welcome those who knock on those doors at odd hours, even if that means setting aside something he likes to do, says head of Catholic Church.