Vatican Announces Meeting On Abuse

"The symposium next February will draw experts in psychiatry, church law, sociology and child protection programs to the Pontifical Gregorian University for three days of meetings and workshops with 200 bishops and religious superiors. The meetings are designed in part to help bishops draft guidelines to combat abuse that must be submitted to the Holy … Continue reading Vatican Announces Meeting On Abuse

Amnesty International Names Vatican In Abuses

"The Vatican has been included for the first time in an Amnesty International report examining human rights. They found "increasing evidence of widespread child sexual abuse committed by clergy...and the enduring failures of the Catholic Church to address these crimes." "Amnesty Names Vatican Over Human Rights Abuses," by Patsy McGarry, Religious Affairs Correspondent, IrishTimes.com, May … Continue reading Amnesty International Names Vatican In Abuses