Religious Education

Boston archdiocese expands review of seminary abuse claims

Oct 11, 2018

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston is expanding an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations at one of its seminaries to all three and bringing in independent investigators

Greek theologians seek school book boycott

Oct 3, 2018

An association of theologians in Greece is urging school teachers not to use new books in religious studies classes, arguing that too much emphasis is placed on other faiths in the predominantly Orthodox Christian country

Afghan council seeks Pakistani cleric's help to end war

Oct 2, 2018

Pakistani cleric says he met with Afghan delegation asking him to mediate between Kabul government, Taliban

Archbishop: Maryland AG investigating records in abuse probe

Sep 25, 2018

Maryland's attorney general is delving into records of the Baltimore archdiocese as part of an investigation into child sex abuse accusations

Letter confirms Vatican received McCarrick complaint in 2000

Sep 8, 2018

A 2006 letter from a top Vatican official confirms the Holy See received information in 2000 about the sexual misconduct of a cardinal in the U.S., lending credibility to bombshell accusations of a cover-up at the highest echelons of the Catholic Church

Settlement reached in lawsuit over rabbi's hidden cameras

Aug 28, 2018

Women who were secretly videotaped by a once-prominent Orthodox rabbi as they used a Jewish ritual bath would get at least $25,000 each under a proposed $14.25 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit

Cardinal McCarrick scandal inflames debate over gay priests

Aug 20, 2018

Allegations that disgraced ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick engaged in sex with adult seminarians have inflamed a long-running debate about the presence of gay men in the Roman Catholic priesthood

IS deadly new front in Pakistan's decades-old terror war

Aug 18, 2018

Counterterrorism official says Islamic State group is newest, deadliest front in Pakistan's decades-old war on terror

Evangelicals confront sex abuse problems in #MeToo era

Aug 17, 2018

Several of America's most prominent evangelical institutions are acknowledging the need for a stronger response to sexual misconduct by church leaders

Religion must obey Chinese law, paper says of mosque protest

Aug 11, 2018

A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party says no religion is above the law in China, urging officials to stay firm while dealing with a rare protest over the planned demolition of a massive mosque in the northwest

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