The Pope sent letters to Cardinals George Pell, Francisco Javier Errazuriz and Laurent Monsengwo at the end of October to thank them for their service.
The beloved Marian devotion has spread throughout the Americas, and beyond.
An Explainer From Catholic News Agency
The Holy See is one of the new agreement’s strongest supporters, but the Trump administration has rejected it as an unjustified intrusion on national sovereignty.
By deciding not to hear the case, the court has not cast a judgment on the questions contained in the appeals.
Sisters Mary Margaret Kreuper and Lana Chang are alleged to have misappropriated nearly $500,000 from a Catholic school.
COMMENTARY: We have something more effective to do — carry out our mission as individual Catholics to serve the Church.
COMMENTARY: A survivor offers words of comfort.
Many recent revelations and allegations have involved the sexual abuse or harassment of adults.