Documentary: Pope Francis. My idea of art - Independent Catholic News

The Vatican Museum has produced a new documentary film, entitled: 'Pope Francis. My idea of art', which explores the Pope's concept of art through 11 celebrated works. The documentary is based on the book 'Pope Francis – My idea of art' (Papa Francesco ...

Australia's Cardinal Pell charged with sex offences - Catholic Citizens of Illinois (press release)

The man ranked third in the Vatican, Australian Cardinal George Pell, has been informed that he will be charged with “historical sexual assault offences” which probably date back to the 1960s. Since Pell is the Prefect of the Vatican Secretariat for ...

Contemporary Art at the Vatican? Pope Francis Shares His Views on Art in New Documentary - artnet News

A new documentary, Pope Francis: My Idea of Art, gives the leader of the Catholic church the chance to share his thoughts on art. The film is based on his 2015 book of the same name, co-written with Tiziana Lupi. “The Vatican Museums have to be the ...

Cardinal Müller to be removed from top Vatican doctrinal post - Catholic Culture

Cardinal Gerhard Müller will be removed from his post as prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) on July 2, according to multiple news reports. Cardinal Müller was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI to head the Vatican's doctrinal ...

Clerical abuse survivor says Pell leave "comes too late" - Xinhua

ROME, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Clergy sexual abuse survivor Marie Collins told Italian newspaper La Repubblica in an interview Friday that the placing on leave of Cardinal George Pell, a senior adviser to Pope Francis, had "come too late." The Pope placed ...

Pell case shows poor judgement, will stain Pope Francis legacy, victims say - Reuters India

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The charging of a top Vatican official, Cardinal George Pell, with sex-abuse crimes this week will permanently stain the legacy of Pope Francis, exposing poor judgement in his appointment, victims of sexual abuse said. Francis' ...

Cardinal Müller to Be Dismissed? - National Catholic Register (blog)

Reports say prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith will not have his five year mandate renewed on Sunday. Edward Pentin. Three Vatican sources, including one close to the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, have told the ...

Catholic Church backs Pell - Tempo

Australia's Catholic leaders have spoken out in support of Cardinal George Pell describing the Vatican finance chief as a “thoroughly decent man” after he was charged with historical sexual offences. Pell, who has been ordered to face a Melbourne court ...