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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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Pope Benedict XVI To Join Twitter

News : The Inquisitr - News (2 years ago)

Popes tend to communicate with members of the Roman Catholic Church through long-worded encyclicals and apostolic exhortations, but current pontiff Benedict XVI has already made history as the first pope to issue a message via Twitt... Read Post

Two African Cardinals in the Running to Be Pope

News : ABC Headlines Blog (2 years ago)

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 (2 years ago)

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