Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Wuerl from his position as Archbishop of Washington. Wuerl has been accused of covering up sex abuse in the church. Candida Moss, Cadbury professor of theology at the University of Birmingham, in the U.K., discusses the move on CBSN.
Three former Chilean nuns who claim to have been sexually abused over two decades ago by priests in their religious order have hailed comments by Pope Francis earlier this month in which he recognized..
CNN reports The Vatican has revealed that it maintains secret guidelines for priests who father children despite their vows of celibacy. One man, Vincent Doyle, whose father was a Catholic priest, told..
The Catholic Church took the extraordinary step Friday night of defrocking Theodore McCarrick, the former archbishop and cardinal of Washington, after the church... CBS News Also reported by •NYTimes.com •Denver Post •Newsday