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Pope's role in study of Argentine sex abuse case under scrutiny

Sep 19, 2018

Pope's role in study of Argentine sex abuse case under scrutiny

Pope Francis' role in Argentina's most famous case of priestly sex abuse is coming under renewed scrutiny as he faces the greatest crisis of his papacy over the Catholic Church's troubled legacy of cover-up and allegations he himself sided with the accused. Francis, who at ...

Vatican expels suspended Chilean priest accused of sexual abuse

Sep 17, 2018

Vatican expels suspended Chilean priest accused of sexual abuse

Chilean church authorities say Pope Francis has ordered a man accused of sexually abusing minors removed from the priesthood. The Santiago archbishop's office said Saturday the decision cannot be appealed. Cristian Precht already had earlier been suspended from priestly duties for five years after an investigation ...