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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceOctober 13, 2018
Just before the announcement was made, the pope met with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera and discussed the sexual abuse scandal affecting the Catholic Church in the country.
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceOctober 12, 2018
A new documentary about Blessed Óscar Romero, featuring a rare interview with him, revealed the martyred archbishop's thoughts regarding accusations that he became too progressive.
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceOctober 09, 2018
The Vatican is investigating an accusation of abuse against a controversial Chilean archbishop, the Schonstatt Fathers confirmed.
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 13, 2018
The Vatican confirmed an ongoing investigation into financial irregularities involving the directors of the Sistine Chapel Choir.
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceSeptember 07, 2018
A top official from the Vatican Secretariat of State acknowledged allegations made by a New York priest in 2000 concerning Archbishop Theodore E. McCarrick, according to a letter obtained by Catholic News Service.
In this 2010 file photo, Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, and Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl of Washington, concelebrate a Mass of thanksgiving in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) 
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceAugust 26, 2018
Archbishop Vigano accused church officials, including Pope Francis, of failing to act on accusations of abuse by McCarrick.
Pope Francis speaks during his general audience in Paul VI hall at the Vatican Aug. 8. Also pictured is Archbishop Georg Ganswein, prefect of the papal household. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) 
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceAugust 08, 2018
Christians today can fall into the temptation of creating their own idols, Pope Francis tells an audience including the musician Sting.
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceAugust 01, 2018
Although wealth, fame, beauty and power differ from the idols of ancient times, they all require "a human sacrifice," the pope said Aug. 1 during his weekly general audience.
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Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceJuly 25, 2018
In a statement released by the Archdiocese of Santiago July 24, Cardinal Ezzati said he was committed to helping victims "search for the truth" and denied any wrongdoing.
Politics & Society News
Junno Arocho Esteves - Catholic News ServiceJuly 23, 2018
In a statement July 22, the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa, known by the acronym AMECEA, said the steps taken by the leaders of both countries "show that Africans have the wisdom to solve their own problems amicably."