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Cardinal George Pell (CNS)

In April, Cardinal Pell’s office said he would be continuing as Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy for ‘the full five-year term’

A family prays together before a meal at their Chicago home (CNS)

The office will be responsible ‘for the promotion of the life and apostolate of the lay faithful and the pastoral care of the family’

Archbishop Anthony Apuron of Agana (CNS)

In a video filmed in St Peter’s Square, Archbishop Anthony Apuron said he was a ‘victim of horrible calumnies’

Pope Francis talks during a meditation on mercy at St Paul Outside the Walls Basilica, in Rome (AP)

Francis was speaking to the national directors of the pontifical mission societies at a meeting in Rome

Pope Francis speaks at a two-day summit of judges and magistrates at the Vatican (AP)

More than 100 officials and legal experts attended a summit sponsored by the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

A beach in the Pacific island of Guam (AP)

The archdiocese of Agana has hired a law firm to look into allegations against Archbishop Anthony Apuron

'The abuse crisis was caused by abusers in the first place, but the crisis became a catastrophe because many bishops were not properly capable of oversight' (CNS)

The Pope’s new set of canons are significant because they locate the epicenter of the abuse crisis in the episcopacy

Pope Francis greets the crowd during a general audience in St Peter's Square (CNS)

Following a request from the Pope, the Pontifical Academy of Sciences is organising a two-day workshop that will take place in November

Priests attend Pope Francis' celebration of Mass for the Jubilee of Priests in St Peter's Square on June 3 (CNS)

The Pope celebrated the feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus with thousands of priests in St Peter’s Square

Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience  (AP)

The Pope continued his catechetical series on prayer at his latest general audience