AP News
November 12, 2019 - 7:48 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — Archbishop José Gómez of Los Angeles, an immigrant from Mexico, overwhelmingly won election Tuesday as the first Hispanic to head the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Gómez, 67, has been the conference's vice president for the past three years. He is considered a practical-...
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October 02, 2018 - 3:21 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Attorneys for a man who alleges he was sexually abused as a child by a priest he called a "close friend" filed a nuisance lawsuit today against California bishops and clergy in Los Angeles and throughout the state for allegedly concealing decades of child sexual abuse. The...
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Associated Press
September 12, 2018 - 7:33 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is summoning the presidents of every bishops conference around the world for a February summit to discuss preventing clergy sex abuse and protecting children — evidence that he realizes the scandal is global and that inaction threatens to undermine his legacy...
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