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Cardinal George Pell

Behind the Scenes: The First Scandal of the Pope Francis Era

Piero Schiavazzi | Posted 11.05.2015 | World
Piero Schiavazzi

From the Vatileaks of dilettante cardinals to those of professional consultants; prelude to a battle of the titans that has jeopardized and shaken a bi-millennial building to its core. There's a lot more going on here then synod skirmishes over the family.

Vatican's Finance Czar Defends Spending By His Office

Associated Press | Posted 02.28.2015 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis' finance czar has defended the expenditures of his office following reports it had racked up a half-million euros ($5...

Pope Francis' Finance Czar Comes Under Intense Scrutiny Over Spending

The Associated Press | Posted 02.27.2015 | Religion

Pope Francis' finance czar is coming under intense scrutiny after ruffling feathers at the Vatican as he seeks to impose order on its unruly finances....

Pope Francis Tells the Church to Hit the Showers: What This Project Tells Us.

Rev. Michael Rogers, S.J. | Posted 01.14.2015 | Religion
Rev. Michael Rogers, S.J.

When you walk through the Vatican Museums, one of the things that you likely won't notice on the way to the Sistine Chapel is a wall made of windows and large doors tucked behind a gift shop that have the seal of Pope Benedict XVI above them.

Cardinal Sparks Outrage In Sex Abuse Survivors With Tone-Deaf Analogy

Religion News Service | Josephine McKenna | Posted 08.22.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (RNS) One of the most powerful men in the Vatican, charged with cleaning up corruption and fostering financial reform, has outraged survi...

Cardinal Admits Abuse Cover-Up To Protect Church

Agence France Presse | | Posted 07.26.2013 | Religion

Fear of scandal prompted the cover-up of child sex abuse allegations within the Catholic Church, Australia's top-ranking Cardinal George Pell admitted...