Jesuit Father Michael Czerny, undersecretary for migrants and refugees at the Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, was one of 13 new cardinals named by Pope Francis Sept. 1. (CNS photo/Robert Duncan)
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 16, 2019
The Vatican announced that Pope Francis personally would ordain the cardinal-designate a bishop Oct. 4, the day before the consistory.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 12, 2019
Father Julian Ekka, vice principal of the Jesuit-run De Nobili School in Koradih, and the nurse, Emerencia Lomga, were arrested following a complaint from the father of the alleged victim, said district Police Chief Aman Kumar.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 10, 2019
A major human rights crisis was triggered after police forces and pro-government groups cracked down on nationwide protests that began in April 2018 against a series of reforms mandated by President Daniel Ortega.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 09, 2019
The bishops are retired Bishop Joseph H. Hart of Cheyenne, Wyoming, and now-deceased Bishop Joseph V. Sullivan of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 09, 2019
An English translation of the pope's prayer in Madagascar.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 05, 2019
A yearlong investigation by Seton Hall University confirmed that Theodore McCarrick, the laicized cardinal who had been archbishop of Newark from 1986 to 2000, had sexually harassed seminarians during his tenure as head of the archdiocese.
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 05, 2019
The beleaguered bishop has faced questions about how he has handled allegations of abuse against diocesan priests for more than a year.
Bishop Richard J. Malone of Buffalo, N.Y. (CNS photo/Bob Roller) 
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Catholic News ServiceSeptember 04, 2019
Bishop Malone has faced questions about how he has handled allegations of abuse against diocesan priests for more than a year.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 30, 2019
The bishop said the diocese had received "irrefutable evidence" showing that reported Marian appearances and messages from St. Mark Church in Argyle under the title "Mystical Rose -- Our Lady of Argyle" are not true.
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Catholic News ServiceAugust 29, 2019
The priest in the photo, Jesuit Father Quentin Dupont, "was told Mr. Fuller was dying and wanted the blessing of the faith community."