Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati faces charges of covering up multiple claims of sexual abuse in Chile's Catholic Church. Pope Francis has named Monsignor Celestino Aos Braco as a temporary replacement. NPR - Published Also reported by •CNSNews.com •Catholic Culture •CNA
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..
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the embattled archbishop of Washington. Ending weeks of mounting speculation and rising anger over Wuerl's role in two clergy sexual..
Bishop Alexander Salazar was ordained a priest in 1984 and a bishop in 2004. Archbishop Jose Gomez, who has led the archdiocese since 2011, said that in 2005, the archdiocese learned of an allegation.. Catholic Culture - Published
“We are confused,” a group of underground priests stated. “We fully agree with Pope Francis that the agreement is for pastoral needs, but we do not understand why the Pope accepts those eight.. Catholic Culture - Published
For some Roman Catholics, the pope’s decision was a disappointment on an issue that has shadowed Francis’ papacy and threatened his legacy. Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •CNSNews.com •NYTimes.com •CBS News
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl as archbishop of Washington, D.C., the Vatican said on Friday, making him one of the most senior Catholic figures to step down in a.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times •NYTimes.com •CBS News •Wall Street Journal
In May, all 31 active Chilean bishops joined in a mass resignation; in June, Pope Francis accepted the resignations of four bishops. The Pontiff has now accepted the resignations of Bishop Carlos.. Catholic Culture - Published Also reported by •Wall Street Journal
Vatican City, Jul 30, 2018 / 05:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis accepted Monday the resignation of Archbishop Philip Wilson following calls for the prelate’s removal as head of the Archdiocese.. CNA - Published Also reported by •CBS News •Catholic Culture
The Vatican said Pope Francis had told Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, a former archbishop of Washington, to remain in seclusion while accusations against him were examined. NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •Reuters •CNA
Vatican City, Jul 28, 2018 / 04:23 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Saturday Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Theodore McCarrick from the College of Cardinals, and suspended him from the exercise.. CNA - Published
Vatican City, Mar 26, 2018 / 12:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On Monday, Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Bishop John McAreavey of Dromore, Ireland, who had asked to step down earlier this month.. CNA - Published Also reported by •Catholic Culture