Christopher Altieri

The new law appears to combine the Synod’s teaching authority with that of the Roman Pontiff

Some Vatican staff shared the public’s dismay at the image – but by then it was too late

At the nuncio’s request, Cardinal Wuerl cancelled an event where potential seminarians would have met McCarrick, a spokesman confirmed

The Pope must come up with a concrete plan to address the crisis

Rumours about McCarrick were widespread. Why did nobody act?

Bishop Pineda’s resignation comes as separate allegations build up against Cardinal McCarrick

Paolo Ruffini has decades of experience in journalism. Will he overcome the clericalism of the Curia?

A storm is brewing in the Vatican over deaconesses

Whether or not he accepts the bishops’ resignations, the problem will not go away