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Boston Globe
What new Catholic bishops are, and aren’t, being told on sex abuseGiven what a cancer the clerical sexual abuse scandals have been for the Cathol
What new Catholic bishops are, and aren’t, being told on sex abuse
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Given what a cancer the clerical sexual abuse scandals have been for the Catholic Church, one would imagine the Vatican would want new bishops to get a state-of-the-art presentation on best practices in terms of preventing such meltdowns in the... Read more
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Christian Today
Catholic priests are refusing to serve as bishops, says senior clericGerman bishops fold their hands in prayer. Catholic priests tipped for the off
Catholic priests are refusing to serve as bishops, says senior cleric
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
German bishops fold their hands in prayer. Catholic priests tipped for the office of bishop are declining the appointment, according to the National Catholic Reporter (NCR). Cardinal Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops – the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Cardinal confirms some priests decline appointment as bishopAlthough the number is not high, it is no longer "exceptional" to have priests
Cardinal confirms some priests decline appointment as bishop
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Although the number is not high, it is no longer "exceptional" to have priests turn down an appointment as bishop, said Canadian Cardinal Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops. Speaking Feb. 1 about the annual course his office... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Catholic Whistleblowers requests Vatican investigation of flaws in US bishops' sex abuse policiesAfter years of raising concerns to U.S. bishops about potential holes in their
Catholic Whistleblowers requests Vatican investigation of flaws in US bishops' sex abuse policies
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
After years of raising concerns to U.S. bishops about potential holes in their clergy sexual abuse policies to little avail, a group of Catholic advocates has requested Vatican intervention. Catholic Whistleblowers, in a formal request for... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Profile of a refugee: Former Colombian journalist, now deacon in CanadaA well-known personality in Colombia, he fled to Canada to stay alive. Uprooted
Profile of a refugee: Former Colombian journalist, now deacon in Canada
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
A well-known personality in Colombia, he fled to Canada to stay alive. Uprooted, new to the French language, he lived in precariousness in Quebec City, drawing strength to live from his family and his faith. Now he is in charge of the Latino... Read more

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