Traditionalist monk suspended following clandestine ordination 

In church law Dom Alcuin’s ordination is ‘valid but illicit’. Traditionalist monk suspended following clandestine ordination  Dom Alcuin made a

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Argentine bishop defended by Pope jailed for abuse

Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta, 58, pleaded not guilty to charges but was convicted on 4 March and detained immediately. Argentine bishop

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Women speakers emphasise need for ‘reciprocity’

Women are a rightful part of the advancement toward the truth, inspired by the Holy Spirit. Women speakers emphasise need for

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Canon lawyer ‘terrified’ by young conservative seminarians

A “clerical aristocracy” in the Church needs to be challenged, said Fr Tom Doyle. Canon lawyer ‘terrified’ by young conservative

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One-tenth of New Zealand clerics accused of abuse, report finds

The report, published Feb. 1, said that “a total of 1,680 reports of abuse were made by 1,122 individuals against Catholic clergy,

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New plans to improve treatment of clergy

The Association of Catholic Priests has said it is hoping to work with the four archdioceses in the Irish Church

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Traditionalists question curial authority as Latin Mass dispute continues

A worshipper uses a missal during a Tridentine Mass at St Michael the Archangel Chapel in Farmingville, NY. CNS photo/Gregory

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Pope needs to do more, says abuse prevention expert

Elsewhere in Germany, the investigation of the a leading archdiocese’s expense accounts has been halted. Pope needs to do more,

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St Benet’s Hall declares a halt to admissions

A Catholic hall of studies at the University of Oxford is to halt temporarily the admission of undergraduate students due

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Pope accepts resignation of Paris archbishop

The departure of Aupetit creates a new challenge for the French Church. Archbishop Michel Aupetit celebrates Mass at Saint-Philippe-du-Roule Catholic

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