French TV inquiry accuses 25 bishops of abuse cover-ups

Paris, France: Clerical sex abusers were often transferred to other parishes or even other countries, according to investigation presented on TV, on website and in new book.

Investigation, removal of Florida priest divides parish

The Field Hospital: Fr. Christopher Senk, cleared by a state investigation after accusations of taking financial advantage of a parishioner, remains on leave pending the church's...

Abuse commission member: We asked pope to create Vatican office to train in responding to survivors

Jesuit Fr. Hans Zollner says his group has asked the pontiff to create a new Vatican office to train personnel in how to respond to letters from abuse survivors.

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A wall in their river: Flooded Ngäbe communities continue to fight dam

Global Sisters Report: Despite years of fierce resistance, the dam on the Tabasará River has submerged indigenous homes, farms and sacred sites.

Mexican archdiocese: Companies that work on border wall are 'traitors'

A Mexico City Archdiocese editorial also called on authorities to castigate any company that provides services for fencing off the frontier.

Politics

What is the future of our health care?

On March 24, the signature legislative goal of the Trump administration and the Republican Congress went down to defeat. The American Health Care Act was pulled from the floor and it was decided to forget about...

Parish

Investigation, removal of Florida priest divides parish

The Field Hospital: Fr. Christopher Senk, cleared by a state investigation after accusations of taking financial advantage of a parishioner, remains on leave pending the church's investigation...

Spirituality

A memoir of loss and the natural world

Book Review: The author believes that seeing nature the way poets do is the only thing that’s going to save nature from destruction caused by overdevelopment, climate change, and pesticides. ...

Theology

Trump's budget slashes aid to the poor. Would Jesus have a problem with that?

Since it was unveiled last week, President Donald Trump’s proposed budget has been widely denounced as “immoral” and downright “evil” for boosting defense spending by billions while demanding drastic cuts to...

Media

'Krazy Kat' comic creator's work had faith, says biographer

George Herriman's strip took "notions of good and evil and faith and free will, and addressed them all quite actively in the 34 years that Krazy Kat walked among us," said his biographer.

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March 24-April 6, 2017

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