Protesting nuns welcomed the Pope’s decision as their “first victory” in the struggle against the bishop. The Pope has named Bombay Archdiocese Bishop Emeritus Agnelo Rufino Gracias as Franco Mulakkal’s replacement. read more
The Bishop had been summoned in connection with the probe into allegations of rape by a nun amid mounting pressure for action against him and continuing protests by Missionaries of Jesus nuns and officials of various churches for the past 10 days in... read more
A 43-year-old nun who has accused a bishop in Jalandhar of sexual assault on Tuesday released a seven-page letter to Vatican’s India Ambassador in which she accused church officials, including Pope Francis, of ignoring her complaints. (HT Correspondent )read more
The letter has challenged Pope Francis’ papacy and shaken the Roman Catholic Church to its core. The pope has said he won’t dignify it with a response, yet the allegations have touched off an ideological civil war, with the usually shadowy Vatican backstabbing... read more
Sister Angela Finegan looks out of the church window at St Mary’s Abbey in Glencairn, Ireland. “I am so excited about the day, to be in the presence of this good and holy leader of our Church... It will be a great joy and blessing. Especially in the days when the presence of God and the life of the Church are hidden in our fast-paced society,” said Sister Angela.