US bishops are expected to approve a motion that would exclude Catholic political figures who support abortion rights from receiving Communion.
The remains of 215 indigenous children, some as young as three years old, were discovered buried at a former residential school in Canada.
The Vatican successfully blocks consideration of the reality that population growth is the most serious threat to the security of all nations.
After five months of investigation, hundreds of alleged child abusers and victims have been identified in an 800-page independent report.
By the start of 1970, many of the Immaculate Heart sisters had decided to renounce their vows and reorganize as a lay community.
Spanish MPs have legalised euthanasia and assisted suicide for people with serious and incurable or debilitating diseases.
That the Vatican views the solutions to the population problem as threats to its authority, and thus its political power, is well supported.
The Vatican is successfully blocking consideration of the reality that population growth is the most serious threat to the security of all nations.
The Vatican has said the church cannot bless same-sex unions, as God "does not bless sin", dashing the hopes of gay Catholics.
The prolific propaganda machine has been effective in creating illusions which serve to counter the realities we all see with our own eyes.