Dennis Coday

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Britain's Senior Catholic official  has stepped down  removing himself from the Conclave of Cardinals scheduled to pick the next Pope.

UK's Top Cardinal Stepping Down, Skipping Conclave

Britain's Senior Catholic official has stepped down removing himself from the Conclave of Cardinals scheduled to pick the next Pope.

from To the Point

Retired Cardinal Roger Mahony has  apologized  for decades of protecting child abusers from criminal law. But Archbishop José Gomez has  relieved him of "public duties"  anyway.

The Legacy of Cardinal Roger Mahony

Retired Cardinal Roger Mahony has apologized for decades of protecting child abusers from criminal law. But Archbishop José Gomez has relieved him of "public duties" anyway.

from Which Way, L.A.?

Last night the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles posted tens of thousands of  documents  involving the sexual abuse of children by 122 priests — without covering up any names.

Mahony's Handling of Sex Abuse Scandal Gets a Rare Rebuke

Last night the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles posted tens of thousands of documents involving the sexual abuse of children by 122 priests — without covering up any names.

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