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January 23, 2011
In this picture made available by the Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano, Pope Benedict XVI, right, meets with members the Roman Rota, the Vatican tribunal that decides marriage annulments, at the Vatican, Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011. The Pontiff told priests Saturday to do a better job counseling would-be spouses to ensure their marriages last and said no one has an absolute right to a wedding. (AP Photo/Osservatore Romano, HO)
Pope: Care needed in pre-marriage counseling, says marriage is not an absolute right
January 23, 2011 - 7:28am
March 27, 2010
Commentary: How the Pope can end abuse scandal
March 27, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
John Pilmaier from Milwaukee, left, and Peter Isely of the SNAP bureau (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests) show pictures of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger now Pope Benedict XVI, left, and of father Lawrence Murphy, as they stage a press conference in front of The Vatican Thursday, March 25, 2010. SNAP members denounce Benedict's handling of the case that involved father Murphy, who died in 1998, accused of molesting some 200 deaf boys as he worked at the former St. John's School for the Deaf in St....
Vatican defends actions in Wis. abusive priest case
March 26, 2010 - 9:48am
This 1974 photo shows Rev. Lawrence Murphy. The Vatican on Thursday strongly defended its decision not to defrock Murphy, an American priest accused of molesting about 200 deaf boys in Wisconsin and denounced what it called a campaign to smear Pope Benedict XVI and his aides. [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Alleged abuse by Father Murphy continued in Superior Diocese
March 26, 2010 - 9:41am
March 25, 2010
Vatican issues statement on cover-up of priest case in Superior Diocese
March 25, 2010 - 9:50am
John Pilmaier from Milwaukee, left, and Peter Isely of the SNAP bureau (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests) show pictures of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger now Pope Benedict XVI, left, and of father Lawrence Murphy, as they stage a press conference in front of The Vatican Thursday, March 25, 2010. SNAP members denounce Benedict's handling of the case that involved father Murphy, who died in 1998, accused of molesting some 200 deaf boys as he worked at the former St. John's School for the Deaf in St....
UPDATED: Pope linked to cover-up in Superior Diocese priest case
March 25, 2010 - 9:37am
February 4, 2009
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Vatican demands Holocaust-denying bishops recant from positions
February 4, 2009 - 4:00am
July 14, 2008
Pope names LeVoir bishop of Diocese of New Ulm
July 14, 2008 - 9:00am