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October 26, 2016

Cardinal Pell denies abuse allegations as police question him in Rome

Australian police questioned the cardinal over allegations dating back to the 1970s Australian police flew to Rome to interview a top Vatican cardinal about allegations of sexual assault dating back decades, officials…
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July 11, 2016

Cardinal Pell’s role at Vatican reduced after Pope approves decree

Pope Francis has announced a reorganisation of the oversight and administration of the Vatican’s financial affairs, a move that appears to have reduced the power of his financial czar, Cardinal…
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June 8, 2016

Cardinal Pell to retain the position of the Vatican Finance Chief despite reaching retirement age

Cardinal George Pell will hand in his resignation to the Pope today having reached the age of 75. However, it is expected he will continue his work as the Prefect…
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March 5, 2016

Vatican commends Cardinal Pell's 'dignified and coherent' evidence to the Australian Royal Commission

Cardinal Pell had said on Wednesday that he had the full backing of the Pope, and after twenty hours and 4 nights of grueling testimony with the Australian Royal Commission…
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March 4, 2016

Australia's most senior Catholic Cardinal Pell says resigning would be an admission of guilt

Cardinal George Pell, one of the highest-ranking officials at the Vatican, acknowledged his fault in the manner he handled the cases of the sexual abuse of minors then in the…
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March 3, 2016

Cardinal Pell to Australia’s royal commission, "I regret that I didn't do more at that stage"

Giving his testimony before Australia’s royal commission into child sexual abuse, Cardinal Pell said, “I hope that my appearance here has contributed a bit to healing, to improving the situation”.…
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February 20, 2016

Top Vatican clergyman vehemently denies allegations of child sex abuse claims

Vatican’s top financial official, Cardinal George Pell has vehemently rejected allegations thrown against him over sexual abuse of minors. Cardinal Pell, whom the Pontiff placed in charge of the Vatican’s…
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October 20, 2015

Cardinal Pell: ‘I am not a synod rebel’

The Australian cardinal discussed Pope Francis and Communion in a wide-ranging interview Cardinal George Pell, the prefect of the Vatican secretariat for the economy, has stressed that he is “not…
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October 20, 2015

Cardinal Pell: Catholic means universal, not continental

In a wide-ranging interview, Australia's leading prelate affirmed his alliance with Pope Francis, and also stressed that, in a universal church, doctrine does not change from one country to the…
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October 13, 2015

Cardinal Pell responds to reports of synod letter

The text of a letter allegedly written by 13 cardinals to Pope Francis is inaccurate, said Cardinal George Pell, prefect of the Vatican's Secretariat for the Economy, adding that the…
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