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  1. Church must clean house over child abuse scandals

    Posted Mar 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Suffer the little children- and suffer many did, under a church that is supposed to protect the weak and the innocent. The emerging global abuse scandal, engulfing the Vatican ... officials, encouraged by the Vatican, covered up the wrongdoings of predatory priests. These priests were moved from parish to parish; others were given treatment and punishment. But in many cases, ...

  2. The Catholic gospel of contempt

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... instructing them to report all abuse cases to his office at the Vatican for confidential handling. This was taken by most bishops as meaning that they should not report abuse cases to the police. Vatican sources now claim that that's not what Ratzinger really meant by his letter, but they would say that now, wouldn't they? His more recent statements and writings as Pope certainly ...

  3. Law a breath of fresh air for Arroyo and Estrada

    Posted Jun 08th 2006, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... understand the president is going to kiss the hand of the Pope' soon. President Arroyo will visit the Vatican soon. Although billed as a religious visit by a Catholic president, it has subtle ...

  4. Six degrees

    Posted Nov 08th 2009, 12:00am by Rachael Barker

    ... illegal bootleg copy of this closely guarded property of the Vatican... The seat of the Catholic Church stumbled into a public relations fiasco earlier this year after it was revealed ...

  5. Minister absolved over airport clash

    Posted Apr 29th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... of his deputies as well as several officers will be punished, according to police authorities. Mr Su, who returned to the island on Tuesday from the Vatican after attending the inauguration ...

  6. Archaic law may be used to charge church protesters

    Posted Aug 20th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... before being dragged away by church officials, were protesting against an article in the Chinese Catholic weekly Kung Kao Po supporting a Vatican report condemning same-sex marriage and family ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Aug 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the 73-year-old Noriega vowed to continue fighting for his return home to Panama, but they have now lost before two different judges. AP Pope attacks wildfire arsonists VATICAN CITY- Pope Benedict has ...

  8. A wake-up call for war-crime courts

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Jonathan Power

    ... laying the legal basis for the British ruling. It was a sad day when the government of Tony Blair- bowing to powerful influences, including the US and the Vatican- allowed Pinochet to return home ...

  9. Have your say

    Posted Aug 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that Cardinal Zen is a brave and outspoken person. He is entitled to express his opinions, but he should stay away from politics. I think the Vatican chose a Chinese cardinal to provoke the central ...

  10. Arroyo's death-row amnesty angers crime-weary public

    Posted Apr 19th 2006, 12:00am by Alastair Mcindoe

    ... for the leader of the Vatican's bastion in Asia, the timing has nevertheless raised eyebrows. Mrs Arroyo has much to gain from getting into the church's good books. Her presidency is being ...



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