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The Catholic Church must provide a statement to the national inquiry into child sexual abuse as to whether it is sufficiently structurally organised to provide safeguarding for children, abuse lawyers have told a hearing.
A boat in search of safe harbour: Cardinal Vincent Nichols reflects on lessons from the Synod on Youth10 October 2018 | by Vincent Nichols
More than half of bishops in the Netherlands were involved in covering up sexual abuse or committing abuse themselves between 1945- 2010, a Dutch newspaper has reported.
In the wake of a grand jury report on clergy sexual abuse in six dioceses in Pennsylvania, a Vatican spokesman called the abuses described in the report as being "criminal and morally reprehensible."
The New South Wales magistrate who found Adelaide’s Archbishop Philip Wilson guilty of concealing child sex abuse has reserved his sentencing decision for another two weeks.
The Acting Archbishop of Adelaide has said that the Church in South Australia will not adhere to new laws compelling priests who are told about child abuse within Confession to report what they hear to police
Arriving on his second visit to Chile, Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta said his mission to the country is a sign of Pope Francis' closeness to the local church following devastating reports of sexual abuse and cover-ups by members of the clergy.
Francis appoints interim leader to Adelaide after Archbishop Philip Wilson found guilty of abuse cover up04 June 2018 | by Christopher Lamb
Pope Francis has appointed an interim leader of the Archdiocese of Adelaide after its archbishop, Philip Wilson, was found guilty of covering up child sexual abuse.
Archbishop Philip Wilson of Adelaide has announced he is to stand down – and may resign later after almost 17 years as leader of South Australia’s Catholics – a day after he was convicted in a New South Wales court of concealing child sexual abuse.
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