Yonat Shimron - Religion News ServiceAugust 16, 2017
To say that Hispanics in the diocese take pride in their newly appointed bishop is an understatement.
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Michael J. O'LoughlinAugust 14, 2017
A second statement from the U.S. bishops read: “We stand against the evil of racism, white supremacy and neo-Nazism.”
Catholic News ServiceAugust 10, 2017
The Vatican has appointed an apostolic visitor to investigate claims by Indonesian priests that their bishop had a mistress and misappropriated church funds.
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William MurphyAugust 09, 2017
Bishop William Murphy calls for more nuance in discussing "the proper kind of religious influence in the secular sphere."
Politics & Society Features
How Bishop Ruiz built the church in Southern Mexico long before Pope Francis spoke of the peripheries
Jan-Albert HootsenAugust 08, 2017
Bishop Ruiz preached “evangelization by the poor,” instructed his priests to study local indigenous languages and trained hundreds of catechists and deacons.
The complaints detail alleged attacks from 1955 through 1994 and claim some religious leaders knew of the exploitation and ignored it.