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Irish PM urges action on abuse as Pope admits 'shame and pain'

Aug 25, 2018 - 6:36 PM

(UPDATED) Pope Francis is in Ireland to close the 2018 World Meeting of Families

ARRIVAL. Pope Francis disembarks from the plane on his arrival at Dublin International Airport on August 25, 2018, at the start of his visit to Ireland to attend the 2018 World Meeting of Families. Photo by Paul Faith/AFP

Francis has 'duty' to end sex abuse - victims

Mar 14, 2013 - 8:32 AM

St Francis was the greatest reformer in the history of the church Pope Francis must do the same US priest abuse survivors say

CHALLENGES AHEAD. Photo from Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio's fan site on Facebook

Bishop breaks silence on diverted funds

Jun 20, 2012 - 5:12 PM

Parañaque Bishop Jesse Mercado says he s willing to resign if charges of fund diversion against him are proven true

BREAKING SILENCE. Paranaque Bishop Jesse Mercado says he is willing to resign if proven guilty.