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Cardinal Raymond Burke attends a conference "The Limits of Papal Authority" in Rome

Hong Kong Cardinal Seeks Conservative Help to Block a Vatican-China Deal

By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) A Hong Kong cardinal who has spearheaded opposition to the Vatican's rapprochement with China has asked conservative Roman Catholics who...
Pope Francis embraces Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI as he arrives at Castel Gandolfo summer residence

On Anniversary, Pope’s Predecessor Hits Out at Conservatives’ ‘Stupid Prejudice’

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, (Reuters) Pope Francis's predecessor has rejected the "stupid prejudice" of conservatives who say the Argentinian is destroying the Church with...
A worshipper places his head on an altar in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City

Jerusalem’s Church of Holy Sepulchre Reopens after Protest

JERUSALEM (Reuters) Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre, revered as the site of Jesus's crucifixion and burial, reopened on Wednesday after Israel backtracked on...
Worshippers attend a church service at the City Harvest Church in Singapore

Singapore Seeks to Amend Law after ‘Too Low’ Megachurch Fraud Sentences

SINGAPORE (Reuters) Singapore's government is seeking to amend a law that led to shortened sentences for church leaders convicted of misusing millions of dollars,...
Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the final sitting of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Sydney

Australian Child Abuse Report Calls for End to Sanctity of Confession,...

By Byron Kaye and Elouise Fowler SYDNEY (Reuters) Australia should introduce a law forcing religious leaders to report child abuse, including Catholic priests who are told...