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Lay Catholics should join in the penance to convert the whole Church, the Pope said

Right now, the Church resembles a broken-down family. Bishops must speak like ordinary people

Bishop Rhoades said victims should see the names of their abusers made public ‘for all to see’

Cardinal was heavily criticised in the Pennsylvania grand jury report

The claims are related to a blog post that also implicated a seminary in Boston

Lay-led services invite a parody of the Mass. Bishops must exercise discipline where necessary

Bishop Lawrence Persico of Erie said bishops who covered up abuse must go

The Holy See called for accountability for abusers and leaders who covered up their crimes