- Monday, 16 May 2011 07:36
The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith delivered a circular letter to the world’s bishops asking for help in working for the common good of the faithful –protecting children from abusive priests. The CDF wants each of the bishops’ conferences around the globe to develop the appropriate processes assist the diocesan bishops in helping victim, educating the ecclesial community, forming priests, and being clear agents of charity and justice.
- Thursday, 15 July 2010 07:34
The Congregation of the Doctrine for the Faith published today the norms reforming the law and process in dealing with clergy sex abuse cases under a motu proprio signed by Pope Benedict XVI, titled, Sacramentorum sanctitatis tutela (May 21, 2010).
The historical background: Historical Intro SST.pdf
The letter to the bishops: SST letter to bps.pdf
The Norms (Normae de Gravioribus Delictis)
The changes made; Summary of SST modifications.pdf