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Faith leaders hope Chauvin verdict lifts racial justice work

Apr. 21, 2021 11:12 AM EDT

Faith leaders in Minnesota and across the United States expressed hope that their advocacy work for racial justice will gain momentum from the guilty verdict rendered against Derek Chauvin, the former police officer convicted of killing George Floyd. “It’s very...

Pope asks US bishop to resign after cover-up investigation

Apr. 13, 2021 14:31 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — A bishop in Minnesota resigned Tuesday at the request of Pope Francis after he was investigated by the Vatican for allegedly interfering with past investigations into clergy sexual abuse, officials said. The Vatican said Francis accepted the resignation of...