Indianapolis Archbishop Charles C. Thompson's decree against Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School is temporarily suspended while the Vatican considers an appeal.
Pell is the highest-ranking member of the Catholic Church to be convicted of such crimes.
While victims’ testimonies are woven into some key moments, there appear to be no sessions wholly dedicated to listening to their demands for concrete action.
The Catholic Church has an "internal document" for priests who have children despite their vow of celibacy.
Pontiff slams "wealthy few who feast on what belongs to us all."
Catholic women want to know why female leaders can't vote alongside male peers at the Vatican's Synod of Bishops.
"Is it right to ‘take out’ a human life to solve a problem?" he asked.
The Catholic Church needs to hold priests and those who covered for them accountable for sexual abuse, the Vatican said.
Msgr. Carlo Capella was once a diplomat at the Vatican's embassy in Washington.
The EPA knew Vatican treasurer George Pell was under investigation, but went ahead with the dinner during Pruitt's trip to Italy.
The singer praised the pontiff for his “compassionate heart and inclusivity.”
The special dessert was distributed in honor of the feast day of St. George, Francis' namesake.
“Victims of sexual abuse need help and support, not just a show of concern," advocates say.
The 2015 letter contradicts the pope's claim that there was no evidence linking the controversial Chilean bishop to a coverup.
Francis had previously called the accusations against Bishop Juan Barros "slander."
One woman tried to steal the baby Jesus from the Vatican's Nativity scene.
Pope Francis spoke out against the death penalty, saying it “contradicts God's plan for man and society.”
The pontiff said that he had also been too lenient with handling an abuse case in the past.
That's one way to pope ... er, pop the question.