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Days of covering up abuse allegations are over, says Vatican adviser

Days of covering up abuse allegations are over, says Vatican adviser

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis' new norms on protecting minors and strengthening accountability are [...]

Cardinal DiNardo welcomes new papal norms on preventing clergy abuse

Cardinal DiNardo welcomes new papal norms on preventing clergy abuse

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- New papal norms on preventing clergy sexual abuse are "a blessing that [...]

Pope issues new norms on mandatory abuse reporting, bishop accountability

Pope issues new norms on mandatory abuse reporting, bishop accountability

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis has revised and clarified norms and procedures for holding [...]

Catholic officials call for prayer, action after Colorado shooting

Catholic officials call for prayer, action after Colorado shooting

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Catholic leaders are calling for prayer and action in response to the [...]

Tolkien fan gets to direct a movie on his life

Tolkien fan gets to direct a movie on his life

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Dome Karukoski shared one critical, albeit sad, boyhood link with J.R.R. Tolkien: [...]

Today God has answered their prayers: Pakistan releases Asia Bibi

Today God has answered their prayers: Pakistan releases Asia Bibi

MANCHESTER, England (CNS) -- Pakistani authorities freed Asia Bibi, a Catholic woman acquitted of blasphemy, [...]

Catholic minorities can still change the world, pope says at audience

Catholic minorities can still change the world, pope says at audience

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Visiting the small Catholic communities in Bulgaria and North Macedonia offered [...]

Pope says study on women deacons was inconclusive

Pope says study on women deacons was inconclusive

ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM NORTH MACEDONIA (CNS) -- The commission Pope Francis appointed to [...]

Georgia governor signs heartbeat bill restricting state abortions

Georgia governor signs heartbeat bill restricting state abortions

ATLANTA (CNS) -- Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation May 7 to ban abortions [...]

Update: Pope Francis called Jean Vanier to thank him before his death

Update: Pope Francis called Jean Vanier to thank him before his death

ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM NORTH MACEDONIA (CNS) -- Pope Francis told reporters May 7 [...]

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