Tag: cardinal

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Random Sort Ascending

Cardinal denies financial crimes in biggest ever Vatican trial

153 Views0 Comments

A powerful cardinal in the Roman Catholic church has been accused of financial crimes in the largest trial ever to take place within the Vatican. Cardinal Angelo Becciu, 73, once a close ally of Pope Francis, and nine...

German cardinal offers to resign over sexual abuse ‘catastrophe’

68 Views0 Comments

Cardinal Reinhard Marx, one of Germany’s most senior Catholics, has offered his resignation to the pope over the “catastrophe” of sexual abuse by clerics and other church members. Marx, the archbishop of Munich and Fr...

‘Cardinal Keith O’Brien was like God to me. Then he tried to seduce me’: the whistleblower’s tale

357 Views0 Comments

As disgraced 91-year-old cardinal Theodore McCarrick stood in an American court last week, charged with three counts of indecent assault and battery on a minor, the spectre of the late Scottish cardinal, Keith O’Brien...

Defrocked cardinal charged with sexually abusing teen boy in 1974

140 Views0 Comments

Former cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who was defrocked after a Vatican investigation confirmed he had sexually molested adults and children, has been charged with sexually abusing a teenage boy during a wedding recepti...

Former cardinal Theodore McCarrick pleads not guilty to sexual assault

125 Views0 Comments

Former Roman Catholic cardinal Theodore McCarrick, the once-powerful American prelate who was expelled from the priesthood for sexual abuse, pleaded not guilty Friday to sexually assaulting a 16-year-old boy during a ...

Vatican judge orders cardinal and nine others to stand trial for alleged financial crimes

52 Views0 Comments

A Vatican judge has ordered 10 people, including an Italian cardinal, to stand trial for alleged financial crimes including embezzlement, money laundering, fraud, extortion and abuse of office. Those indicted include ...