Australia  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
Vatican News 

Vatican opens debate on married priests

The Vatican has formally opened debate on allowing married men to be ordained as priests in remote parts of the Amazon where Catholic priests are few.
SBS - Published

'Momentary desires': Vatican rejects gender fluidity as unnatural

It's the first attempt to put the Vatican's position, first articulated fully by Pope Benedict XVI, into a comprehensive, official text to be used in schools.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane Times

Vatican declares gender can’t be fluid in new teaching manual

The Vatican has issued guidelines questioning modern views of gender identity.
SBS - Published

Vatican trial possible for Cardinal Pell

Cardinal George Pell may face a Vatican trial following his appeal against his conviction in Melbourne for child sexual abuse.
SBS - Published

Pope Francis condemns abortion as use of 'paid killer'

Pope Francis made the comments during a Vatican conference on abortion issues. "Every child is a gift," he said.
SBS - Published

Post Tony Abbott to the Vatican, says former deputy PM Tim Fischer

Tim Fischer, Australia's first resident ambassador to the Holy See, says Abbott has exactly the right capabilities for the role.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Vatican's sex-crimes specialist weeps as victims share horror stories

Within a church besieged by abuse cases, one official has become the Vatican's emergency investigator, a priest-and-lawyer-turned-sex-crimes specialist who is dispatched to scandal zones.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

From the Archives, 1981: Pope John Paul shot

On May 13, 1981, Pope John Paul was shot twice in the stomach as he entered St Peter's Square in the Vatican. It was the third assassination attempt on his life.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Pope issues sweeping decree holding bishops accountable for sex abuse or cover-ups

Pope Francis introduced sweeping changes in Catholic Church law on Thursday, making reporting obligatory for clerics and allowing anyone to complain directly to the Vatican if needed.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane Times

Schoolgirl climate activist Greta Thunberg meets the Pope

The teenage girl who spearheaded the worldwide school strikes over climate change has met the Pope at the Vatican.
SBS - Published

Pope Francis blesses palm branches as he ushers in Holy Week

Tens of thousands of Christian faithful have packed St Peter's Square at the Vatican to celebrate Palm Sunday.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane Times

Pope signs law to prevent abuse in Vatican

The changes signed by the pope - who is Vatican head of state as well as head of the Church - make it obligatory to report abuse allegations.
SBS - Published

Pope issues law for Vatican City to address sexual abuse

Pope Francis has issued a highly anticipated law, setting up what is intended to be a model for the Roman Catholic Church worldwide.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane Times

Female staff at Vatican women's magazine quit due to 'male control'

In an open letter to Pope Francis, a magazine all-female staff denounced an attempt to 'return to the antiquated and arid custom of decisions from above, under direct male control'.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane Times

You Might Like


 〈  Page 2 
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.