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Nun to Vatican abuse summit: “This storm will not pass by”

A prominent Nigerian nun blasted the culture of silence that has long kept clergy sexual abuse hidden in the Catholic Church, telling a Vatican summit Saturday that transparency and an admission of mistakes were needed to restore trust.A German...

Top Cardinal exposed Catholic Church of destroying decades of documents on s*x Abuse

German Cardinal Reinhard Marx told a clergy abuse summit on Saturday that the Catholic Church had destroyed decades of files that could have "documented the terrible deeds and named those responsible" for child sex abuse, reports the National Catholic...

I was part of the problem: Pope hosts Vatican summit on s*x abuse

If Pope Francis needed a concrete example to justify summoning church leaders from around the globe to Rome for a tutorial on clergy s*x abuse, Sister Bernardine Pemii has it.The nun, who recently completed a course on child protection...

Church cardinals urge end of homosexual scandals

Two prominent Roman Catholic Church cardinals have called for an end of the "plague of the homosexual agenda", urging bishops to end their complicity and silence over cases of sexual abuse.Cardinals Burke and Brandmüller say the Church has wrongly...

Second coming of Christ due in nine years

An armageddon group claims clues in the Bible shows the second coming of Jesus is due in 2028.Referencing the Book of Matthew, the group, called 2028 The End, states that “Jesus Christ’s return on our Gregorian calendar” is “set...

Vatican Admits to Secret Rules to Priests who Father Children

The Vatican has revealed that it maintains secret guidelines for priests who father children despite their vows of celibacy, according to a report in the New York Times.One man, Vincent Doyle, whose father was a Catholic priest, told the...

Catholic Bishops Gather for Abuse Summit

Pope Francis will welcome more than 100 Catholic bishops from around the world to the Holy See this week for an unprecedented four-day summit to discuss clerical sex abuse in a bid to stanch the damage being done to...

Top U.S. Cardinal expelled from Priesthood over sex abuse allegations

A top US cardinal has been expelled from the Roman Catholic priesthood over alllegations he abused a teenage boy and solicited sex during Confession.Theodore McCarrick was defrocked by the Vatican on Saturday days before the Pope lead an extraordinary...

Catholic Church suffers another sex abuse scandal as #NunsToo speak out

All eyes will turn to Rome between February 21-24, when senior church clerics across the world meet to discuss how to handle the widening sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church.Until recently, this has been focused on the abuse...

Pope names new “camerlengo” to run Vatican in papal transition period

Pope Francis on Thursday named the Irish-American cardinal Kevin Farrell as the new “camerlengo”, the prelate who runs the Vatican between the death or resignation of a pontiff and the election of a new one.Farrell, 71, who was in...

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Bayern Munich make £30m bid to try and sign Chelsea FC...

Bayern Munich have made an improved £30m bid to try and sign Chelsea FC youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi, according to reports in the British media.The...