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Bishop Robert W. McElroy of San Diego asked in the July/August issue of America whether synodality could “become a deeper element of Catholic life in the United States?” Our readers had a lot to say.
cardinal marc ouellet, prefect of the vatican's dicastery of bishops, wears his vestments in a file photo
Francois Gloutnay - Catholic News Service
A preliminary Vatican investigation into allegations against Cardinal Marc Ouellet concluded there was not sufficient evidence to warrant opening up formal proceedings against the cardinal for sexual assault.
Cardinal Dolan speaks before a microphone.
Catholic News Service
Cardinal Dolan, at a recent press conference, reaffirmed the Catholic Church's commitment to aiding immigrants.
Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, retired bishop of Hong Kong, celebrates Mass in Hong Kong May 24, 2022. At a pre-trial hearing in Hong Kong Aug. 9, 2022, a judge announced that Cardinal Zen and four other defendants will face a five-day trial Sept. 19-23 on charges of failing to properly register a now-defunct fund to help anti-government protesters. (CNS photo/Tyrone Siu, Reuters)
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News Service
A judge set a five-day trial for Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun and four other defendants who face charges of failing to properly register a now-defunct fund to help anti-government protesters.
Mayor Tim Keller of Albuquerque, N.M., speaks at an interfaith memorial ceremony at the New Mexico Islamic Center Aug. 9, 2022. The ceremony was held to commemorate four murdered Muslim men came hours after police said they had arrested a prime suspect in the killings. (CNS photo/Andrew Hay, Reuters)
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Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News Service
During a Mass for peace, Archbishop John C. Wester of Santa Fe decried the killings of four Muslim men in New Mexico since last November.
Pope Francis receives ashes from Slovak Cardinal Jozef Tomko during Ash Wednesday Mass at the Basilica of Santa Sabina in Rome March 5, 2014. Cardinal Tomko, the oldest member of the College of Cardinals, died in Rome Aug. 8, 2022, at the age of 98. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Carol Glatz - Catholic News Service
The oldest member of the College of Cardinals, Cardinal Jozef Tomko, died in Rome at the age of 98.