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Canon Law Revisions for Abusive Priests

Canon Law Revisions for Abusive Priests

Pope Widens Church Law to Target Sexual Abuse of Adults by Priests and Laity The new rules explicitly criminalize the sexual exploitation of adults by priests who abuse their authority, and the changes also apply to laypeople with power in the church. Pope Francis...

SACBC Pastoral Plan 2019

The Southern African Catholic Bishops Conference has published the new Pastoral Plan. You can read if by clicking on the following link: https://sacbc.org.za/Pastoral%20Plan%20-%20CIE%20proof.pdf  

Bishops Vote for Married Priests for the Amazon

Bishops Vote for Married Priests for the Amazon

Bishops vote for married priests, call developed world to repent for harming Amazon Oct 28, 2019by Thomas Reese, Religion News Service Vatican City — The synod of bishops meeting in Rome voted on Oct. 26 to recommend the pope allow the ordination of married men as...

Cardinal Designate has Defended Indigenous People

Cardinal Designate has Defended Indigenous People

Cardinal-designate has defended indigenous people, migrants for decades by Mary Jo McConahay, NCR, September 2019 Huehuetenango, Guatemala — "May I join you?" The first words of the future cardinal, Guatemalan Bishop Álvaro Ramazzini, to the future pope, Argentine...

Documentary on the abuse of nuns

France: documentary film on abuse suffered by nuns aired on “Arte” channel yesterday. Bishops, “deep indignation, sadness and anger” 6 March 2019 Feelings of “deep indignation, sadness and anger” were expressed by the French Bishops’ Conference and the Conference of...