Commentary

Cardinal Pell: A decision with little certainty

Commentary: George Pell is a cardinal in the Catholic Church. And that is where the problem lies. It lies as well in the institution. The two are inextricably intertwined so that the fate of one informs the other.

Commentary

Australia's plenary can wait: We need an adjournment on scandal

Commentary: The plenary process is revealing manifest bad faith as bishops maneuver to avoid reform. There's danger of dissipating whatever trust is left among the Australian faithful.