Australia

In this image made from video, Archbishop Philip Wilson, center, heads to Newcastle Local Court, north of Sydney, Australia Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (Australian Broadcasting Corporation via AP)
Gerard O’Connell May 22, 2018
Philip Wilson was found guilty of failing to inform police about allegations of the sexual abuse of minors by a priest in the 1970s.
Australian Cardinal George Pell leaves the Melbourne Magistrate Court in Melbourne Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
Gerard O’Connell May 01, 2018
Cardinal George Pell is set to stand trial on charges of sexual abuse that go back decades.
Associated Press April 17, 2018
Magistrate Belinda Wallington will make her ruling on May 1 on whether Pell will stand trial.
Australian Cardinal George Pell departs the Melbourne Magistrates' Court in Australia on Oct. 6. (CNS photo/James Ross, EPA)
Associated Press February 16, 2018
Pope Francis' former finance minister was charged last year with offenses involving multiple complainants in his native Australia.
Uluru Kata Tjuta national park, Australia. iStockphoto
Fatima Measham January 02, 2018
The Uluru Statement proposed a constitutionally embedded, national Indigenous body (“the voice”) that would advise parliament on matters relating to Indigenous peoples.
America Staff December 15, 2017
A guide the Australian sexual abuse crisis, priestly celibacy and the seal of confession.