Tag: Archbishop

Poland’s bishops exhorted to do more against paedophilia

The Vatican's leading sexual abuse investigator on Friday urged stronger action from Poland's Catholic bishops who are under growing public pressure over a paedophilia...

LIVE: Archbishop Scicluna celebrating Pentecost mass in Valletta

https://youtu.be/D9_x_X8cPA8Archbishop Charles J. Scicluna is celebrating mass on Pentecost Sunday at St John co-Cathedral in Valletta.During the celebration, Confirmation will be administered to young...

Watch: Strive towards a fairer society – Archbishop reflects on...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna said that we are in duty bound not to forget what happened during the Sette Giunio uprising as certain conditions that...

He cared, it mattered to him – Sex abuse victim on...

In an in-depth story featured on the Washington Post, the caring character of Archbishop Charles Scicluna shines through as the journalist, Chico Harlan, analyses the work of this “priest-and-lawyer-turned-sex-crimes specialist who is dispatched to scandal zones”. Archbishop Scicluna is very pragmatic, asserting that this issue will not go away and, equally candidly, that nothing prepares you for the wounds.

Updated: No one is above the law in cases of sexual...

Following the publication of an executive decree by Pope Francis on guidelines on sexual abuse, Archbishop Charles Scicluna as Adjunct Secretary to the Congregation of the Doctrine of the faith, addressed an explanatory press conference . He underscored the importance of this document which, he said, clarified the existing rules and gave clear procedural lines for those responsible in cases of reported sexual abuse. He said that the document underlines the importance of the duty of care which the community has towards the young and vulnerable. He said that the dioceses are being required to set up structures for reporting as well as structures for support for the abused and their families.

Sri Lanka on alert for attacks as archbishop slams poor church...

Sri Lankan security officials have warned that Islamist militants behind Easter Sunday's suicide bombings are planning  attacks and could be dressed in uniform, as...

Archbishop meets Żejtun community during St. Gregory’s pilgrimage

Archbishop Charles Scicluna led the traditional St. Gregory pilgrimage in Żejtun.The pilgrimage began from Saint Clement's Chapel towards The Church of Saint Gregory, where...

To everything there is a season, and a time for every...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna and Bishop Mario Grech will, this year be leading their respective dioceses in prayer during Holy Week.For Archbishop Scicluna, the activities...

Watch: “Abuse on minors a great tragedy; we started work immediately”...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna said that abuse on minors is a great tragedy, stating that the work of the organising Committee for the Summit for...

Pope Francis thankful to Imqabba youth for their message

"Pope Francis very much appreciated the encouraging video message which youths from Imqabba sent him to thank him for his work to protect minors...