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Is the church corrupt?

The trial of Msgr. William J. Lynn, secretary for clergy under a late Philadelphia cardinal, exposes every day what Pope Benedict XVI has called “the filth of the church.” As the New York Times explained, Lynn is “the first Roman Catholic supervisor in the country to be tried on felony charges of endangering children and conspiracy — not on allegations that he molested children himself.
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Benedict XVI Retires: How They’ll Elect a New Pope

News : NewsFeed (last year)

Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he would step down from his position as the head of the Roman Catholic Church, becoming the first Pontiff to do so in nearly 600 years. With his retirement, the church leadership begins the necessa... Read Post

Two African Cardinals in the Running to Be Pope

News : ABC Headlines Blog (last year)

ROME – After Pope Benedict XVI became the first pope in hundreds of years to voluntarily resign, the Roman Catholic Church could be in for another first in recent history—an African pope. Two African cardinals are rumored to be amon... Read Post

Britain’s Leading Cardinal Keith O’Brien Hit By Sex Scandal As Pope Benedict XVI Says Last Blessing

News : The Inquisitr - News (last year)

Even as Pope Benedict XVI gave his final Sunday blessing from his studio window to the cheers of thousands, new allegations are set to mire the Roman Catholic Church in a sex scandal involving five priests. The Vatican has received ... Read Post


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