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New documentary, old problems for the Church of Rome?

Recently, I viewed the “Secrets of the Vatican” (2014), on PBS, http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/secrets-of-the-vatican/.  It is a new documentary that, according to its subtitle, is: “A report on the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, the first pope to step down voluntarily in 600 … Continue reading

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United Nations blasts Vatican for decades of child abuse

The Church of Rome’s chickens seems to be coming home to roost, if you will, via the UN. The Associated Press very recently reported that a “UN human rights panel accused the Vatican of systematically protecting its reputation instead of … Continue reading

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Paying out to victims of religious abuse- the Roman Catholic shame

Another settlement by a Roman Catholic religious order, with sexual abuse victims, has been agreed upon. The victims were ill-treated in three Quebec schools over a period of several decades. According to Canada’s national broadcaster, “It is believed to be … Continue reading

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