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  1. Pope Francis's public admission that priests have used nuns as "sexual slaves" marks

    Nuns 'sex slaves' scandal fresh blow to Catholic church

    Pope Francis's public admission that priests have used nuns as "sexual slaves" -- and may still be doing so -- marks a new chapter in the abuse ...
  2. Pope Francis holds a mass at Church Cathedral Basilica Santa Maria La Antigua during World Youth Da

    Pope says weary Church 'wounded by her own sin,' in reference to abuse

    Pope Francis said on Saturday the Roman Catholic Church was weary and "wounded by her own sin," in an apparent reference to the global sexual ...
  3. Devotees carry the statue of the Black Nazarene as the annual procession begins on its feast day in

    Filipinos display Catholic devotion in Black Nazarene procession

    Hundreds of thousands of Filipinos joined an annual procession in the Philippine capital to kiss or touch a centuries-old black wooden statue of ...
  4. A poster of Chinese President Xi Jinping hangs next to a crucifix on the wall of a Tibetan Catholic

    Crisis of faith: Tibetan Catholics face modernity in China village

    Ruanna, a 77-year-old Tibetan woman living in a remote Chinese village overlooking the Mekong river, says her Catholic faith has never been in doubt.
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    Five dead, four wounded in shooting at Catholic cathedral in Brazil

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    Australian court quashes Catholic cleric's abuse cover-up conviction

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    Over 40 killed in attack on refugee base in Central African Republic

  8. A nun enters to take part at the synod afternoon session led by Pope Francis at the Vatican

    Vatican meeting ends with call for greater role for women in Church

    A major meeting of Catholic bishops ended on Saturday with a call for women to play a greater role in Church decision making as a "duty of ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: An underground Catholic church overlooks the village of Huangtugang

    In China's Catholic heartland, Vatican deal brings Communist Party closer

    In 1996, a tiny village with a huge Gothic-style church in China's Catholic heartland of northern Hebei province was the scene of a tense ...