In a blistering homily on Saturday morning, Francis criticised Church officials who act as “controllers of faith” (video)
Cardinal George Pell has told an Australian parliamentary inquiry into abuse that the Church was “slow to address the anguish of the victims“.
David Gibson says the Pope’s remarks about atheists last week gave “conservative Catholics another case of agita”.
Paul McCusker describes his path from “bigotry and ignorance about Catholicism” to embracing the Catholic faith.
And artist Billie Mandle explains why she decided to photograph America’s confessionals.
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