The lawsuit would force church officials to release the names of alleged abusers in dioceses across the state.
The move proposed by conservatives in El Salvador's parliament has outraged the families of victims and leaders in the Roman Catholic Church.
The Catholic Church's youth rally has drawn 200,000 pilgrims from around the world to Panama City.
Tom Emens couldn't hold his abuser accountable, so he's taking his fight to the entire state.
A new report identifies 212 priests accused of sexual abuse in the Oakland, San Francisco, and San Jose dioceses.
The importance of churches across much of sub-Saharan Africa as sites of social gathering, public service provision, and ideational leadership cannot be underestimated.
The most important thing about Pope Francis: He’s blowing up the Catholic Church’s bridge back to medieval pomp, purity, and authority.