Twenty-six years after first publishing From Pain to Hope, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops released a new document on October 4 entitled Protecting Minors from Sexual Abuse: A Call to the Catholic Faithful in Canada for Healing, Reconciliation, and Transformation.
Here are the stories that we bring you on today's episode of Perspectives Daily:
The Canadian Bishops released Protecting Minors from Sexual Abuse today, a new document that offers updated resources and guidelines on protecting the young and most vulnerable from abuse.
As the Synod of Bishops begins, Fr. Tom Rosica offers his insight into the inner workings of the event.
In addition to those, here are some of the latest Catholic news stories from around the world making headlines today:
At synod, archbishop apologizes for church failures. In the presence of Pope Francis, he apologized October 4 "for the shameful deeds of some priests, religious and laypeople, perpetrated upon you or other young people just like you, and the terrible damage that has been done."
Pope Francis greets 2 Chinese bishops. Pope Francis greets two bishops from continental China as they arrive for the second day’s session of the Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment.
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