Pontifical Commission For The Protection Of Minors

Thumbnail view of st peters basilica credit bohumil petrik cna Abuse survivor resigns from commission for protection of minors

Vatican City, Mar 1, 2017 / 06:42 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday the decision of clerical abuse survivor Marie Collins to resign from her post...

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Thumbnail st peters basilica dome credit luxerendering shutterstock cna As abuse survivor leaves, Vatican group aims to listen better to victims

Vatican City, Mar 27, 2017 / 10:26 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After a victim who suffered past clerical abuse resigned from the Vatican's anti-abuse...

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Thumbnail cardinal george pell celebrates mass at the st lorenzo youth centre in rome jan 30 2015 credit bohumil petrik cna 4 cna 2 3 15 Australian bishops stress Cardinal Pell’s determination to fight sex abuse

A group of Australian bishops have emphasized Cardinal George Pell’s record of leadership against clergy sex abuse following critical news...

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Thumbnail fr robert w oliver courtesy of archdiocese of boston cna us catholic news 1 2 13 Boston priest named secretary of Vatican commission to protect minors

The Vatican announced today that Msgr. Robert W. Oliver will leave his position as promoter of justice to take on a new role as the secretary of...

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Thumbnail cardinal sean omalley enters the basilica of the national shrine of the immaculate conception for the 2015 vigil for life jan 22 2015 credit addie mena cna cna 1 22 15 Cardinal O’Malley appointed to Vatican office for Doctrine of the Faith

Vatican City, Jan 14, 2017 / 10:39 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Saturday it was announced that Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston has yet another reason...

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Thumbnail a view of the facade of st peters basilica from the vaticans apostolic palace credit lauren cater cna Council of Cardinals says more youth, women needed in Roman Curia

One of the key talking points in the latest round of meetings for the Pope's Council of Cardinals was the selection of personnel in the Roman...

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Thumbnail st peters square credit camille king cc by sa 20 cna vatican catholic news 6 27 12 Curia reform advances as cardinals, minors protection group meet

As Pope Francis' council of cardinals for curia reform gather this week in Rome, the newly-created Pontifical Commission for Protection for minors...

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Thumbnail pope francis speaks to journalists on the papal plane on his way to strasbourg france nov 25 2014 credit alan holdren cna cna 11 25 14 Full text of May 13 in-flight interview with Pope Francis

Vatican City, May 13, 2017 / 02:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The following is an unofficial transcript of the in-flight press conference on the papal...

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Thumbnail st peters square credit camille king cc by sa 20 cna vatican catholic news 6 27 12 1 Minor protection group shows collaboration with Jesuit center

The appointments made to the newly established Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors show that Pope Francis has modeled it on the...

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Thumbnail statue of st peter and the keys in the vaticans st peters square credit mauricio artieda cna cna 3 14 13 2 Pope Francis strengthens commission for the protection of minors

Pope Francis appointed eight new members of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors on Wednesday, completing the ranks of the...

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Thumbnail pope francis blesses a rosary for a pilgrim in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on dec 4 2013 credit kyle burkhart cna cna 12 4 131 1 Pope institutes commission for protecting minors

Today Pope Francis instituted the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, issuing the names of eight members tasked with structuring...

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Thumbnail 20170101t0828 025 cns pope new year Pope kicks off new year renewing 'zero tolerance' policy on abuse

Vatican City, Jan 2, 2017 / 07:49 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a letter sent to bishops around the world for the feast of the Holy Innocents, Pope...

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Thumbnail extraordinary assembly of synod of the bishops on the family 1 oct 2014 credit  mazur catholicnewsorguk cna 10 5 15 Pope's anti-abuse commission helps train new Catholic bishops

Vatican City, Sep 14, 2016 / 02:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Members of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors have been invited to...

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Thumbnail st peters basilica in vatican city on june 19 2014 credit daniel ibez cna cna 6 19 14 Pope's appointment may signal advances in new abuse office

Pope Francis’ latest appointment to a commission designed to fight sexual abuse of minors may have an effect in shaping the upcoming Vatican office...

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Thumbnail girl sitting outside credit sergiodiaz53 shutterstock cna Role of women a priority for Irish bishops during Vatican talks

Vatican City, Jan 24, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Irish bishops are just finishing up their first ad limina visit to Rome in 10 years – a...

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Thumbnail st peters square credit camille king cc by sa 20 cna 2 Statutes for Vatican commission on protection of minors released

After meeting for the first time as a complete entity in February, the Vatican Commission for the Protection of Minors has published their formal...

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Thumbnail spotlight official poster credit  open road films llc cna 2 29 16 The other side of 'Spotlight': how the Church changed to fight sex abuse

While the movie “Spotlight” won Best Picture for portraying a journalistic investigation of the sex abuse crisis in Boston, the story is incomplete...

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Thumbnail cardinal sean omalley speaks with cna in rome on feb 4 2013 credit stephen driscoll cna 2 16 16 There's no question – reporting abuse is a must, Cardinal O'Malley says

After recent media reports suggested the Vatican is telling bishops to cover up sexual abuse, the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of...

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