abuse scandal

More transparency, tough action against church leaders, and a role for Juan Carlos Cruz would be positive steps

Everyone in Rome says they want an end to abuse scandals. But will they do what it takes?

After the Council, the Church thought it was better to ‘redeem’ abuser priests than to punish them, Mgr Peter Smith claimed

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The cardinal said the Church had gained a better understanding of the perspective of the victim

Three former students at St Mary’s International School allege abuse by religious brothers who taught there

The legacy of the abuse scandal is, in many respects, still an open wound for the Church

Spotlight chronicles the Boston Globe’s uncovering of the clergy sex abuse scandal in the Archdiocese of Boston in 2002

It’s just as bad in the Church of England, and worse in society at large

Widespread ideas about nature of paedophilia in 1970s and 80s influenced decisions, says former MP