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The majority of child sex abuse is carried out by family or friends and up to 85 percent goes unreported, a study says.

Australian commission will allow lawyers for Cardinal Pell (above) to question accusers.

World Catholic Education Congress: “It is through education that horrors can be overcome.”

Dorothy Day’s granddaughter urges Catholics to speak out against war, injustice.

Fr Lombardi: ‘Utmost confidence’ in Italian security for Jubilee Year of Mercy.

US and Vatican respond to escalating Burundi crisis.

Pope: Widows are image of Church seeking to stay faithful.

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How does a Catholic prepare for Christmas?

Want to lose the War on Christmas? Surrender Advent.

AND FINALLY

Vatican Christmas stamps feature manuscript painting of Holy Family.

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