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Philadelphia archdiocese has authorized $8.4 million to abuse victims

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has so far authorized more than $8.4 million in compensation to survivors of child sexual abuse by members of the ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Reading 1: Genesis 8:20-22, Reading 1: Genesis 8:6-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 116:18-19, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 116:12-15, Gospel: Mark 8:22-26

St. Wulfric: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wulfric (d. 1154) + hermit and miracle worker. Born at Compton Martin, near Bristol, England, he became a priest and was excessively materialistic ...

Act of Contrition: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, February 20, 2019

O my God, I am heartily sorry for having offended Thee, and I detest all my sins because of Thy just punishments, but most of all because they offend ...

Vatican spokesman shifts focus to summit follow-up before abuse meeting begins

The Vatican has continued to downplay expectations ahead of a summit meeting of bishops in Rome to discuss the ongoing sexual abuse crisis, noting ...

Hoya no more: Georgetown rescinds McCarrick's honorary degree

Georgetown University announced on Tuesday that it would rescind the honorary Doctor of Humane Letters the school conferred on disgraced former ...

Only God loves perfectly, Pope Francis says

Despite the best efforts of human beings, it is only God the Father who will never fall short in loving his children, Pope Francis said Wednesday.

Chilean whistleblower to meet with bishops, victims ahead of abuse summit

Juan Carlos Cruz, a clerical sex abuse whistleblower and a victim of Fr. Fernando Karadima, will meet with bishops and with fellow victims of ...

Notre Dame rescinds McCarrick's honorary degree

The University of Notre Dame has rescinded the honorary Doctor of Laws (LL.D.) degree it conferred on former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick in 2008, ...

Why the USCCB is speaking out against payday loan rule rollbacks

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Feb. 14 officially proposed to rescind a rule to protect borrowers from predatory lending, prompting ...