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Book Review by Anthony Egan SJ

IN THE CLOSET OF THE VATICAN: POWER, HOMOSEXUALITY, HYPOCRISY by Frédéric Martel (London: Bloomsbury Continuum 2019); ISBN: 978-1-4729-6614-8; xv+, 555pp. When a massive book as sensational and controversial as Frédéric Martel’s In the Closet of the Vatican: Power,...

Sex  Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church

Sex Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church

Sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church – Face the systemic issues

By Russell Pollitt• 31 August 2018

The latest wave of sexual abuse revelations by Catholic clergy has rightly caused outrage and anger globally. After the 2002 expose in …

Rise for Climate mobilisation

Rise for Climate mobilisation

Sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church – Face the systemic issues

By Russell Pollitt• 31 August 2018

The latest wave of sexual abuse revelations by Catholic clergy has rightly caused outrage and anger globally. After the 2002 expose in …

Pope Francis revitalizes Vatican II reforms

Synod document takes inclusive tone toward youth who disagree with church

The Boston Declaration

Pope raises prospect of married men becoming priests 

2 November 2017 • 2:59pm

Pope Francis has requested a debate over allowing married men in the Amazon region of Brazil to become priests, in a controversial move that is likely to …