Catholic News Agency

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

The Cardinal said pastoral obligations in his archdiocese meant he could not be present

The former Auxiliary Bishop of Green Bay said he will spend his time making reparation for what he failed to do

US bishops have asked for a Vatican investigation, but the Pope has so far not committed

There will be an independent reporting mechanism and a new Code of Conduct for bishops