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Pope Francis
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October 06, 2019 - 3:48 pm
Pope Francis urged bishops on Sunday to boldly shake up the status quo as they chart ways to better care for the Amazon and its indigenous people amid threats from forest fires, development and what he called ideological "ashes of fear."
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Kimberly Dole
September 30, 2019 - 10:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Archbishop of New York Cardinal Dolan addressed the findings of an independent investigation into the sex abuse crisis within the Catholic Church on Monday. Former federal judge and prosecutor Barbara Jones who was asked to lead the investigation which began a year ago,...
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May 24, 2019 - 1:47 pm
HACKENSACK, N.J. (1010 WINS) — A Hackensack charter middle school, which is housed in a building owned by a church, was forced to paint over an LGBT Pride mural after the church deemed the art as "obscene." "So...my school’s owned by a Catholic Church and they want me to take down my Keith Haring...
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St. Agnes Roman Catholic Cathedral
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May 02, 2019 - 11:00 am
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Protestors were ready to rally Thursday, outside of the St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre. They want a list of all the priests accused of sexual abuse. RELATED: New York Archdiocese names 120 priests accused of sex abuse Fugitive priest accused of abusing...
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New Year Vatican
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March 13, 2019 - 1:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It seems there's some doubt among the faithful. RELATED: Ex-priest defrocked for sex abuse killed in his Nevada home | Polish activists pull down statue of priest in abuse protest | New Jersey Roman Catholic dioceses name over 180 priests accused of abusing minors A new...
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Pope Francis
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February 22, 2019 - 7:24 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinals attending Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse called Friday for a new culture of accountability in the Catholic Church to punish bishops and religious superiors when they fail to protect their flocks from predator priests. On the second day of Francis'...
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan
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February 18, 2019 - 1:17 pm
Cardinal Timothy Dolan is trying to call attention to programs for women offered by the church in response to a new abortion bill passed in New York State.
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Theodore McCarrick
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February 16, 2019 - 1:35 pm
Theodore McCarrick became the first American cardinal defrocked for his crimes of sexual abuse in an announcement by the Vatican Saturday morning.
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St. Lucy's-St. Patrick's Church in Brooklyn
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February 15, 2019 - 6:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A list of 108 of priests accused of sexually abusing minors has been put out by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn. WEB EXTRA: Complete List Of Accused Priests Released By Brooklyn Diocese The incidents were spread over the 166 years of the diocese’s existence, but the...
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February 13, 2019 - 1:02 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) -- New Jersey's Roman Catholic dioceses have released the names of more than 180 priests they say have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors in dating back to 1940. RELATED: Nearly 300 priests and clergy in Texas accused of sex abuse over decades | US Catholic...
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