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Vatican Corruption

The Vatican Shouldn't Be Proud Of Their Finance Report Card

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) — European evaluators have given the Vatican a mixed report card in its efforts to comply with international norms to fight money ...

Pope Francis Aided By Law Experts For Vatican Reform | Philip Pullella | Posted 07.21.2013 | Religion

(Reuters) - Pope Francis has brought in international experts to help him overhaul the Holy See and move on from a series of scandals under his predec...

Pope Cracks Down On Sex Abuse And Leaks In Vatican

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 07.11.2013 | Religion

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis overhauled the laws that govern the Vatican City State on Thursday, criminalizing leaks of Vatican information and specif...

The Dark Legacy Of Pope Benedict XVI

Matthew Fox | Posted 04.22.2013 | Religion
Matthew Fox

As a Christian, I witness his legacy, and that of his predecessor, with profoundly mixed feelings: outrage over the crimes committed against the people of God, and relief that the masks covering the corruption of the papacy have at last been removed.

Vatican Denies Role In Deal At Center Of Corruption Investigation

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2013 | Religion

ROME, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The Vatican on Tuesday denied an Italian newspaper report linking its IOR bank to Monte dei Paschi di Siena's 2007 acquisiti...

Jacob Soboroff

WATCH: Holy Fail: Is The Scandal-Ridden Catholic Church Too Big To Fail? | Jacob Soboroff | Posted 07.12.2012 | Religion

Huge institutions, struggling with corruption and suffering historic crises of legitimacy, are becoming all too commonplace these days. Could the same...

No Peter's Pence For The Vatican

Alexander Goerlach | Posted 08.06.2012 | Religion
Alexander Goerlach

This year, it's time to cut off the money supply to the corrupt institutions of the Vatican -- and the German Catholic Church has to rally in support of the pope's attempts to quell corruption.

Vatican Arrests Suspect In Secret Document Leak Case

AP | Posted 07.25.2012 | Religion

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican said Friday that it has arrested someone for illegally holding secret documents as it tries to get to the bottom of a...

Vatican Detains Person With Documents In 'Vatileaks' Scandal

Reuters | Posted 07.25.2012 | Religion

VATICAN CITY, May 25 (Reuters) - The Vatican, which has been embroiled for months in a scandal involving the leak of secret papers, said on Friday i...

Scandalized Vatican Calls New Book 'Criminal'

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 07.19.2012 | Religion

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican has denounced as "criminal" a new book of leaked internal documents that shed light on power struggles inside the Hol...

Vatican Fights Corruption Charge

Reuters | Posted 04.05.2012 | Religion

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, Feb 4 (Reuters) - In the latest twist of a messy internal conflict shaking the Vatican, four clerics ...

Corruption Scandal Rocks Vatican

Reuters | Philip Pullella | Posted 03.27.2012 | Religion

Corruption Scandal Rocks Vatican, Whistle Blower Archbishop Vigano Was Transferred Against His Will

Putting Aside a Scandal-Ridden Church, Among Other Childish Things

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Leonce Gaiter

With evidence that the Pope enabled the rape of children through inaction, it is appropriate to examine the Church's authority on morality and spirituality.