He published analysis by a ‘respected North American theologian’ raising concerns over the document

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

Many find the time more convenient – and are prepared to travel

Ordinary Catholics want cultural and moral change, not bureaucracy

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

The Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend said he hoped releasing the list would ‘begin the process of healing’

The former cardinal played in key role in promoting Vatican-Beijing relations

The cardinal said his own mother was embarrassed to be Catholic after the ‘disastrous’ summer

Some fear that state investigations will lead to state interference

A Pennsylvania district attorney said the allegations were baseless and lamented the fact they were leaked