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Trudeau denounces church burnings, vandalism in Canada

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday denounced the burning and vandalism of Catholic churches that has followed discovery of...

Pope, Lebanese Christian clerics pray for end to crisis

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ROME — Pope Francis welcomed Lebanon’s Christian religious leaders to the Vatican on Thursday for a day of prayer amid fears that the country’s...

Pope to meet with Canada indigenous amid demands for apology

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ROME — Pope Francis has agreed to meet in December with Indigenous survivors of Canada's notorious residential schools amid calls for a papal apology...

Pope Francis: Thank you, Benedict, for praying for church

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VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Tuesday offered an affectionate, public thank-you to Benedict XVI, whose retirement from the papacy in 2103 shocked the...

US Catholic school association seeks rebound from grim year

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The organization overseeing Catholic schools in the United States gets a new chief executive this week as it seeks to rebound from its biggest...

Blinken meets Pope Francis, gets VIP tour of Sistine Chapel

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VATICAN CITY — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday received VIP treatment at the Vatican, getting a private tour of the Sistine...

Polish church reports recent clergy abuse of 368 children

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WARSAW, Poland — In its latest report on the sexual abuse of minors, Poland’s Catholic Church says 292 clergymen allegedly abused 368 boys and...

Vatican probes alleged abuse negligence by Polish cardinal

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WARSAW, Poland — The Vatican’s embassy in Poland said Saturday that a Holy See envoy spent 10 days in the country checking reports of...

Priests cannot be charged for old abuse despite new Iowa law

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IOWA CITY, Iowa — Roman Catholic priests who victimized Iowa children decades ago cannot be prosecuted despite a new law eliminating the statute of...

Report: Clergy abuse in Iowa was ‘overwhelming’ but now rare

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IOWA CITY, Iowa — Roman Catholic priests sexually abused minors across Iowa for decades while church leaders covered it up, but reforms implemented in...