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From Public Transport to the Popemobile: Bergoglio's Journey to Top of Church
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, religion, Pope, Argentina, Catholic, world )

- 2042 days ago -
(CNN) -- For the first time in the modern era, a non-European was elected Wednesday to lead the church as pope. Stepping into that historic role is Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina, who will be called Pope Francis. He is the first pontiff from Sou
Bishop Robert Finn: Resign as Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City - St. Joseph, MO. ACTION US
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Catholic, religous politics, Bishop Finn, Kansas City, crime, corruption, society )

- 2207 days ago -
Only three years ago, Bishop Finn settled lawsuits with 47 plaintiffs in sexual abuse cases for $10 million and agreed to a long list of preventive measures, among them to immediately report anyone suspected of being a pedophile to law enforcement...
Msgr. Lynn - First Conviction Of US Clergy Official in History
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Catholic, sex abuse, crime, corruption, conviction, William Lynn, law, family, ethics )

- 2304 days ago -
Monsignor William Lynn, 61 yrs. old, has been convicted by a 7 man, 5 woman jury, who decided he was guilty of transferring sex abusers, and covering up a list of at least 37 accused priests - and not alerting parents of their potential threat to children
New American Bible Changes Some Words Such as "Holocaust"
Society & Culture  (tags: American Bible, culture, religion, Catholic )

- 2783 days ago -
A new edition of one the most popular English-language Bibles will offer substitutes for words such as "booty" and "holocaust" to better reflect modern understanding, a Catholic group said on Wednesday.Nearly 50 scholars from all faiths and a committee...
The Lost Gnostic Gospels - An Eye-Opening Video   video
Society & Culture  (tags: gospels, gnostic, lost-gospels, christianity, religion, video, constantine, nicea, catholic, church, corruption, dishonesty, lies, conspiracy, society, family, politics, government, culture, world, vatican, interesting, unusual, israel, middle-east, ethic )

- 2968 days ago -
The Council of Nicea under direct order and control of Emperor Constantine unified the diverse early Christian sects, deciding what they would or would not read and believe. Later leading to the Catholic Church's possible betrayal of women for 1500 years.
Nun, 79, Jailed for Sexually Abusing Boys - USA
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, nun, religion, us court, jail, abuse, sexual abuse, boys, catholic )

- 3909 days ago -
A 79-YEAR-old nun will spend a year in jail for sexually abusing two boys in the 1960s, US court officials said today. Norma Giannani pleaded no contest to the charges of engaging in dozens of sexual encounters with the two boys some four decades ago.
Judge to Allow 42 Abuse Suits to Go to Trials - San Diego
Society & Culture  (tags: trials, usa, roman catholic, catholic, sexual abuse, court, children, San Diego, abuse )

- 4068 days ago -
A federal bankruptcy judge ordered yesterday that 42 lawsuits against San Diego's Catholic diocese be released for jury trials, moving men and women who say they were sexually abused as children closer to getting their day in court.
Vatican Threatens to Boycott Holocaust Memorial
Society & Culture  (tags: Holocaust, Jews, Yad Vashem, Vatican, Catholic )

- 4203 days ago -
The Vatican ambassador to Israel threatened on Thursday to boycott a Holocaust memorial ceremony next week over the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum's portrayal of Pope Pius XII's conduct during the Nazis' killing of Jews in World War Two.

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