Faith News
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressSeptember 20, 2018
Pope Francis' role in Argentina's most famous case of priestly sex abuse is coming under renewed scrutiny as he faces the greatest crisis of his papacy over the Catholic Church's troubled legacy of cover-up and allegations he himself sided with the accused.
Faith News
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressSeptember 07, 2018
A police official in Buenos Aires province said officers seized documents from the archives of the Antonio Provolo Institute in the city of La Plata dating back more than 30 years.
Demonstrators against decriminalizing abortion celebrate outside Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Luisa Balaguer)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressAugust 09, 2018
A grassroots movement came closer than ever to achieving the decriminalization of the procedure in the homeland of Pope Francis.
In this Oct. 11, 2017 photo, Yasmin Detez poses for a portrait inside San Jose Obrero church where Rev. Carlos Jose celebrated Mass in Caseros, in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Detez, 25, says she was abused as a child by the Catholic priest. “He’d make me sit on his lap and ask me if I had been naughty while he kissed my neck and fondled me,” Detez said. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Politics & Society News
Luis Andres Henao - Associated PressOctober 26, 2017
Advocates of priestly abuse victims question how Francis could have been unaware of the allegations.