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The Vatican hopes to convince Beijing to recognise a dozen ‘underground’ bishops by December

Pope urges faithful to end the rosary with the prayer to St Michael the Archangel

Viganò also called on Cardinal Ouellet to release information on McCarrick

‘For too long in the church we have looked away, denied, covered up and didn’t want it to be true’, he said

The Pope told the inflight press conference that the Church is learning from its mistakes on abuse

The following is an unofficial transcript of the in-flight press conference on the papal plane returning from Tallinn, Estonia to Rome on Sept. 25, 2018.

‘Both sides lose something’ in such an agreement, the Pope said

‘Human rights have become the new religion of the West’, the cardinal said

A Papal joke has caused a stir on social media

The bishop recently wrote to the Vatican asking to be relieved of administration of his diocese