An Italian newspaper reported that Vatican prosecutors have received allegations that the funds were transferred after Cardinal George Pell returned there to face sexual abuse charges. By Edward Pentin, National Catholic Register, October 3, 2020 VATICAN CITY — Vatican prosecutors are... read more
By Courtney Mares, Catholic News Agency, September 27, 2020 Cardinal George Pell is set to return to Rome on Tuesday, his first time back in the Vatican since 2017, when he took a leave of absence from his role as prefect of the Vatican’s Secretariat for the Economy to travel to... read more
Cardinal Angelo Becciu talks to journalists during press conference in Rome, Friday, Sept. 25, 2020.
By Nicole Winfield, Associated Press, September 25, 2020 The powerful head of the Vatican's saint-making office, Cardinal Angelo Becciu, has resigned from the post and renounced his rights as a cardinal amid a financial scandal that has reportedly implicated him indirectly. ROME (AP) — A... read more
By Cindy Wooden, Junno Arocho Esteves, Catholic News Service, September 24, 2020 VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis has accepted Cardinal Angelo Becciu’s resignation as prefect of the Congregation for Saints’ Causes and his renunciation of the rights associated with being a cardinal, the... read more