The Vatican has ordered the laicization of Archbishop Józef Wesołowski, former apostolic nuncio to the Dominican Republic, accused of paying for sex with minors.
NCR Today: Former papal nuncio to Dominican Republic defrocked; Bishops and (civil) marriage equality; Gay and proud in the Philippines.
NCR Today: Hawaii extends statute of limitations; Working document for family synod to come Thursday; US bishops and non-discrimination.
Conversations with Sr. Camille: Rudi Edel has been to the Dominican Republic 17 times to help build schools and medical clinics for the country's poor areas.
All Things Catholic: Geneva was the setting for a riveting bit of theater as two Vatican heavyweights sat before a panel to field questions about the sex abuse scandals.