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From left, Dominic Ridsdale, Phil Nagle, Tony Waroley, Stephen Woods and Peter Blenkiron, survivors and relatives of priestly sex abuse, stand in front of the Quirinale hotel in Rome, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Cardinal admits ‘scandalous ‘ response to abuse allegations

ROME — One of Pope Francis' top advisers acknowledges that the Catholic…

 

Pope Francis arrives for an audience with the Italian National Social Security Institute's workers, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Saturday.  (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Pope pledges to continue reforms in face of leaks

VATICAN CITY — In his first public comments on the latest scandal…

 

Pope Francis delivers his blessing during the Angelus noon prayer he celebrated from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican on  Sunday. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Vatican arrests 2 people in latest probe of leaked documents

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican said Monday it had arrested a high-ranking…

 

AP File PhotoThe election of a Jesuit pope devoted to the poor and stressing a message of mercy rather than condemnation has brought a glimmer of hope to American nuns who have been the subject of a Vatican crackdown accusing them of having focused too much on social justice at the expense of other church issues such as abortion

Jesuit pope offers hope to some targeted US nuns

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The election of a Jesuit pope devoted to…

AP File PhotoThe election of a Jesuit pope devoted to the poor and stressing a message of mercy rather than condemnation has brought a glimmer of hope to American nuns who have been the subject of a Vatican crackdown accusing them of having focused too much on social justice at the expense of other church issues such as abortion
S.F. Examiner File PhotoArchdiocese of San Francisco Salvatore Cordileone was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of drunk driving.

Incoming San Francisco archbishop apologizes for DUI

The Roman Catholic bishop newly chosen by the Vatican to lead the…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoArchdiocese of San Francisco Salvatore Cordileone was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of drunk driving.