A US archdiocese said Friday it is filing for bankruptcy to compensate victims of sexual abuse, the 12th Roman Catholic district to do so in a years-long scandal that has rocked the Church.
Pope apologises for "sacrilegious cult" of Church``s sexual abuse
Pope Francis met clerical sex abuse victims for the first time Monday, amid criticism that he has been slow to deal with a scandal hugely damaging to the Catholic Church.
The bank handling the estate of late British entertainer Jimmy Savile`s today said it has frozen his assets to make it easier for possible sex abuse victims to make financial claims.
Victims of sexual abuse by an Australian priest said he robbed them of their innocence.
The Belgian church got involved in a major abuse scandal last year.
A Brazilian official said on Friday that three former altar boys who accused a Roman Catholic priest of sexual abuse have received threats and are under police protection.
Pope Benedict XVI Sunday
expressed his personal "shame and sorrow" to victims of
paedophile priests at a surprise meeting during a visit to
Pope Benedict XVI is ready to meet the victims of child sex abuse by Catholic priests and bishops, the Vatican has said.
Day in Pics: 24th January
Showbiz World - January 24, 2015
Soha Ali Khan's mehendi ceremony