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Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

The Cardinal's Legacy Is One Of Crime And Cover-Up

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Peter Fox was in his caravan on the NSW mid-north coast when word came through of George Pell’s conviction for abusing two choirboys in the 1990s.

World

World

'Why Did We Keep Silent For So Long?': Nun Scolds Vatican Abuse Cover-Ups

3 min read

A nun has delivered the toughest criticism of church leaders heard so far at Pope Francis' sexual abuse conference, accusing them of hypocrisy and covering up horrendous crimes against children.

World

World

Australian Victims Want Pope To Act On Church Abuse Crisis

2 min read

Pope Francis has promised concrete action against child sexual abuse by priests, but an Australian victims' advocate remains sceptical about whether a landmark summit will deliver the necessary changes.

News

News

Pope: Nuns Were Being Held As Sex Slaves By Priests

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Nuns have suffered and are still suffering sexual abuse at the hands of Catholic priests and bishops, and even being held as sexual slaves, Pope Francis confirmed on Tuesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Aussie Dog Owners Warned After Dog Food Recall

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

Holy Wow! Did The Pope Really Just Tell People To Stay Out Of Church?

1 min read

If you thought you had seen it all in 2018, here's one show you didn't think you'd see in 2019.

World

World

Pope Claims Being Gay Is 'Fashionable'

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Pope Francis has delivered an ultimatum to gay priests: Be celibate or leave.

Life

Life

Cheeky Kid Who Crashed Vatican Stage Gets A Chuckle Out Of The Pope

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National

National

Tap And God: Churches Are Trying To Move With The Times

2 min read

They might be accused of having archaic attitudes about certain things, but some churches are trying to modernise at least part of their services.

National

National

Catholic Church 'Unlikely' To Introduce Voluntary Celibacy

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'Its roots are deep, and it touches upon the discipline of the universal Church.'

Updated

Updated

Australian Catholic Leaders Won't Break The Seal Of Confession

3 min read

The Royal Commission's key recommendation to order priests to disclose confessions 'would undermine religious liberties'.

World

World

Former Vatican Official Claims Pope Knew Of Abusive Ex-Cardinal

4 min read

Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano claims he told Pope Francis about the sexual abuse in 2013.

News

News

Pope Compares Church Sexual Abuse, Corruption To Excrement, Victims Say

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In the first papal visit to Ireland in more than four decades, Pope Francis acknowledged the Church's shame.

World

World

Confession On The Go: Drive-Thru Confession Box

2 min read

It's all about sin-relief on the go.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Pope Condemns Church Sex Abuse, Korean Families Reunite

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday morning.

World

World

Pope Breaks Silence On Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis

1 min read

Pope Francis has written a letter to the world's Catholics.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Flu Outbreak Closes School And Apple Worth $1 Trillion

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

Pope Accepts Resignation Of US Cardinal Over Sex Abuse Claims

3 min read

Theodore McCarrick claims he has 'absolutely no recollection' of the alleged abuse of a teenager 50 years ago.

Sport

Sport

Even The Pope Has Joined The Socceroos Bandwagon

1 min read

Enough for a 'hand of God' miracle tonight?

World

World

Pope Francis Likens Abortion To Nazi Policy

2 min read

He also reiterated the Catholic belief that a family consists of a mother and a father.