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In his last two years as pope, Benedict XVI defrocked nearly 400 priests for raping and molesting children according to a document.
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How can an order of priests go on serving the Catholic Church after revelations that the man who founded it was a fraud? That is the dilemma facing the Legionaries of Christ.
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Astrologers and temple priests in Chhattisgarh are witnessing an increase in the number of politicians and other aspirants visiting them ever since the announcement of Assembly polls.
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Macedonia`a Orthodox Church has ordered its priests and nuns not to use Facebook or be ready to face unnamed sanctions, church officials said.
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Upset over priests refusing to perform rituals at their ceremonies, a group of Dalits have trained themselves in the rituals and are now teaching them to Dalit youths in Kota and Bundi districts of Rajasthan.
Last Updated: Monday, July 29, 2013, 19:03
Pope Francis on Monday reached out to gays, saying he wouldn`t judge priests for their sexual orientation in a remarkably open and wide-ranging news conference as he returned from his first foreign trip.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 11, 2013, 15:14
Two priests were shot dead by miscreants at Bansritola Ramjanki temple in Bihar`s Samastipur town before they fled with the valuable ashtadhatu idol, police said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 09, 2013, 12:49
A former Roman Catholic Church`s adviser on child abuse has claimed that the church`s priests in Scotland were `out of control sexually` under the leadership of the disgraced Cardinal Keith O`Brien.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 23, 2013, 14:28
The top Roman Catholic priest in England has said that he believed that priests should be allowed to marry if they wished to.
Last Updated: Monday, February 11, 2013, 12:02
Bharat Sadhu Samaj general secretary Swami Harinarayanand said VHP leader Ashok Singhal`s statement in Allahabad last week was "highly objectionable".
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 14:44
The call of the Nair Service Society to appoint priests from its community in temples managed by the organisation has triggered a debate.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 11:07
Children as young as six, rather than mastering their alphabets, are chanting vedic hymns at the famous Vishnupad temple.
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