Legal Abortion in Argentina? A Long Shot Is Suddenly Within Reach

Legal Abortion in Argentina? A Long Shot Is Suddenly Within Reach

The arrival of an abortion invoice within the Chamber of Deputies, the decrease home of Argentina’s Congress, is extensively seen as a direct outgrowth of a broader ladies’s rights motion within the nation that began in 2015 with a marketing campaign in opposition to femicides referred to as “Ni Una Menos,” “Not One Less.” Hundreds […]

Pope Francis Admits ‘Grave Errors’ in Chile Sex Abuse Cases

Pope Francis Admits ‘Grave Errors’ in Chile Sex Abuse Cases

In a go to to Chile and Peru in January, the pope made a spirited protection of Bishop Juan Barros Madrid that appeared to ignore the testimony of abuse survivors, who had lengthy claimed the prelate had witnessed and coated up abuse by his mentor, the charismatic priest the Rev. Fernando Karadima. The pope mentioned […]

Pope Francis Puts Caring for Migrants and Opposing Abortion on Equal Footing

Pope Francis Puts Caring for Migrants and Opposing Abortion on Equal Footing

“Some Catholics consider it a secondary issue compared to the ‘grave’ bioethical questions. That a politician looking for votes might say such a thing is understandable, but not a Christian,” he mentioned, including that welcoming the stranger on the door was basic to the religion. “This is not a notion invented by some Pope, or […]

Vatican Arrests Monsignor on Suspicion of Possessing Child Pornography

Vatican Arrests Monsignor on Suspicion of Possessing Child Pornography

The pontiff has declared zero tolerance for the abuse that has plagued the Church for many years, however critics say he has not achieved sufficient, notably in holding bishops accountable for mishandling or overlaying up misconduct. The State Department first notified the Holy See in August of a doable violation of legal guidelines regarding baby […]

Pope Celebrates Easter Mass With Message of Peace for Syria and North Korea

Pope Celebrates Easter Mass With Message of Peace for Syria and North Korea

Security cameras captured Mr. Ogah’s subsequent steps: Armed solely together with his naked palms, he confronted the thief, wrested the cleaver away and, after the person fell from his bike when attempting to flee, held him by the collar till law enforcement officials arrived. Mr. Ogah then disappeared, apparently fearing he could be deported as […]

Does Hell Exist? And Did the Pope Give an Answer?

Does Hell Exist? And Did the Pope Give an Answer?

But the infernal remarks, particularly because the pope ready for Easter Sunday celebrations, proved too tempting for worldwide tabloids, conservative web sites antagonistic to the pope and lots of others to let go. “Pope Declares No Hell,” learn a screaming headline throughout the Drudge Report web site. “Does the Pope Believe in Hell?” requested Patrick […]

Easter Week Around the World (and Hell, if It Exists)

Easter Week Around the World (and Hell, if It Exists)

At a pre-dawn Mass on Thursday, the bishop urged congregants on the Saiqi church to be courageous and preserve the religion. “Full of comfort and hope, we are inspired to more bravely face struggles and offer our love to God,” he advised them. Not lengthy after, authorities brokers took him away for what they described […]

Pope Rejects Call for Apology to Canada’s Indigenous People

Pope Rejects Call for Apology to Canada’s Indigenous People

Perry Bellegarde, the nationwide chief of the Assembly of First Nations, Canada’s largest Indigenous group, mentioned he was disenchanted by the church’s determination and would proceed to press the Vatican for an apology. “We don’t give up,” Chief Bellegarde mentioned. “It would be a great act of healing and a great act of reconciliation if […]

Catholic Bishop Taken Into Custody in China

Catholic Bishop Taken Into Custody in China

In trade, the Vatican would have affect over the long run appointment of bishops — presumably a veto, though the small print usually are not but clear. The concept was that this might make all bishops and monks respectable and unite the church. But Pope Francis has come underneath fierce criticism by critics who say […]