A Chamber of seven judges decided by six votes to one that courts in Belgium did not violate Article 6 § 1 of the convention, on the right of access to a court, when they declined jurisdiction in respect of the Vatican.
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It is not yet clear whether Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta will be apprehended in the Vatican City State and extradited to Argentina.
Citing deference to the gag order, the Vatican has declined to comment on reports of the guilty verdict.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia commissioned the analysis, w
Sexual double lives among the clergy and failures in celibacy formation are among key factors that make priests-to-be vulnerable.
COMMENTARY: Now is the time to cooperate — and cooperate fully — with God’s cleansing fire for his Church.
Bishop David Zubik made the announcement Sunday in a letter read at every Mass in the diocese.
Lincoln, Nebraska, shepherd is working to ensure that correct processes are established and followed when allegations arise against priests.