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Church reform
December 21, 2020
Pope Francis delivered his annual “State of the Church” address to high officials of the Roman Curia on Monday.
December 18, 2020
The Church’s reputation in Poland has suffered from scandal frequently related to sexual abuse and coverup. 
December 17, 2020
The archbishop was first accused in early 2019 of inappropriately touching a staffer at a Jan. 17, 2019, reception for the New Year address of Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo.
December 17, 2020
At the beginning of the investigation in 2018, the police raided the Galveston-Houston archdiocesan offices.
December 11, 2020
The way Church authorities dealt with this case of adult abuse bears disturbing resemblance to the bad old days.
December 03, 2020
Creditors see the October bankruptcy filing as an attempt to halt hundreds of lawsuits from victims of alleged sexual abuse by clergy.
December 01, 2020
Father George Rutler, pastor of the Church of St. Michael in Manhattan, on Nov. 20 voluntarily stepped aside from his pastoral duties, while prosecutors are investigating the allegations, the Archdiocese of New York told CNA.
December 01, 2020
The 62-year-old Bishop Fisher succeeds Bishop Richard J. Malone, who resigned late last year after more than 18 months of intense public scrutiny.