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Australia's Cardinal George Pell was present when a boy raped by a Christian Brother in regional Victoria described to another priest what happened , a parliamentary inquiry has been told.
Canada -- St. Thomas More College announced a $1-million donation to create Saskatchewan’s first Chair for Catholic Studies. 
NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.