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Jailed Thai ex-monk gets further 16 years for child rape, abduction

Jailed Thai Ex-Monk Gets Further 16 Years for Child Rape, Abduction

BANGKOK (Reuters)  A former Buddhist monk who sparked outrage in Thailand over his lavish lifestyle and is already serving time for fraud was sentenced to...
Child sex abuse was rife in Scottish Catholic care homes, inquiry finds

Child Sex Abuse Was Rife in Scottish Catholic Care Homes, Inquiry...

EDINBURGH (Reuters)  Violent and sexual abuse of children by priests and nuns, including beatings with crucifixes and dog leads, took place at two Catholic care...
Cardinal Reinhard Marx, chairman of German Bishops's Conference attends a press conference in Fulda

Germany’s Catholic Church Apologises to Thousands of Sexual Abuse Victims

BERLIN (Reuters)  The head of the Catholic Church in Germany apologised on Tuesday "for all the failure and pain" after a report found thousands of...
Pope Francis shakes hands with Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, as he arrives with other U.S. Catholic Church leaders at the Vatican

Pope Orders Inquiry into Bishop as U.S. Church Leaders Discuss Abuse...

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters)  Pope Francis has ordered an investigation of an American bishop accused of sexual misconduct with adults and accepted his resignation,...
Statue of Virgin Mary adorns the facade of the bishop's residence next to Limburg Cathedral

Catholic Church Admits ‘Shameful’ Legacy of Abuse after Study Leaked

By Riham Alkousaa BERLIN (Reuters)  The Catholic Church in Germany acknowledged a "depressing and shameful" legacy of sexual abuse on Wednesday after a leaked study said...
Pope Francis leads a Holy Mass at the Palexpo in Geneva

Pope Should Not Resign, But Church Abuse Tribunal Needed – Bannon

By Crispian Balmer ROME (Reuters)  Pope Francis should not resign over allegations he mishandled a sexual abuse scandal, said Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former political...
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