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Cardinal George Pell - Latest News

Jan 14, 2021 - 01:50 pm .- Cardinal George Pell welcomed Thursday Pope Francis’ inclusion of lay women on the Vatican’s economy council, saying he hopes “clear headed” women will help “sentimental males” do the right thing concerning Church finances.
Dec 21, 2020 - 04:47 pm .- Cardinal George Pell, who was acquitted this year after becoming the highest-ranking Catholic cleric ever to be convicted of sexual abuse, spoke this week about his time in prison, his hopes for the future, and his thoughts on Vatican financial reform efforts.
Dec 18, 2020 - 02:00 pm .- Cardinal George Pell discussed the surprises, difficulties, and “gift” of everyday life in jail during a press conference this week to mark the publication of the first installment of his prison diaries.  
Nov 30, 2020 - 04:00 pm .- Cardinal George Pell has spoken of his surprise at the apparent extent of “criminality” involved in recent Vatican financial scandals.
Nov 27, 2020 - 11:30 am .- Vatican investigators have been granted full access to Swiss banking documentation related to long-time Vatican investment manager Enrico Crasso.
Nov 9, 2020 - 04:58 pm .- Members of the Australian media are on trial this week for charges of violating a gag order issued during the trial of Cardinal George Pell, whose 2018 conviction for sexual abuse of minors was overturned last spring.
Oct 23, 2020 - 09:00 am .- Police in the Australian state of Victoria said Friday that they have no plans for a further investigation into reports of money transfers from the Vatican during the trial of Cardinal George Pell. 
Oct 20, 2020 - 09:46 am .- The Australian financial intelligence agency has handed information to federal police concerning allegations that international money transfers, amounting to hundreds of thousands of euros in Vatican funds, were sent to Australia during the trial of Cardinal George Pell.
Oct 18, 2020 - 03:12 am .- Cardinal Giovanni Angelo Becciu again denied having interfered in any way with the trial of Cardinal George Pell, after Italian media reported an allegation that Becciu might have wired money to Australia as a bribe during Pell’s trial.
Oct 12, 2020 - 04:01 am .- Former Vatican finance czar Cardinal George Pell met with Pope Francis in a private audience at the Vatican Monday.
Oct 5, 2020 - 05:45 pm .- The accuser of Cardinal George Pell has denied he was bribed into making allegations of abuse against the cardinal, after Italian media have reported the allegation that Cardinal Angelo Becciu might have wired money to Australia as a bribe during Pell’s trial.
Oct 5, 2020 - 01:30 pm .- Late last week, multiple Italian newspapers reported that Cardinal Angelo Becciu has been accused of sending 700,000 euros of Vatican funds to Australia during Cardinal George Pell’s trail on charges of sexual abuse. 
Oct 5, 2020 - 12:29 pm .- When an allegation against a high-ranking churchman makes its way from Vatican-watchers to Italian newspapers to American headlines in just a matter of days, it’s a safe bet the story will have something to do with sex.
Oct 2, 2020 - 02:30 pm .- Italian media have reported allegations that Cardinal Angelo Becciu transferred several hundred thousand euros from Vatican accounts to an account in Australia during the trial of Cardinal George Pell. 
Sep 30, 2020 - 08:00 am .- Cardinal George Pell arrived in Rome Wednesday as financial scandals continue to cast a shadow over the Vatican.
Sep 27, 2020 - 09:10 am .- Cardinal George Pell is set to return to Rome on Tuesday, his first time back in the Vatican since 2017, when he took a leave of absence from his role as prefect of the Vatican’s Secretariat for the Economy to travel to Australia. 
Sep 25, 2020 - 06:45 am .- Cardinal George Pell thanked Pope Francis Friday following the dramatic resignation of Vatican Cardinal Angelo Becciu.
Aug 17, 2020 - 04:20 pm .- Cardinal George Pell, who was acquitted this year after becoming the highest-ranking Catholic cleric ever to be convicted of sexual abuse, spoke this week about how he maintained hope during his 400 days in prison.
Aug 6, 2020 - 02:00 pm .- The Napa Institute has announced an online schedule for its annual conference in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The program includes speakers from around the globe.
Jun 30, 2020 - 11:30 am .- Cardinal George Pell has said that the Church’s spiritual mission is no excuse for bad management, and that financial corruption can pose a greater risk to clergy than sexual misconduct.

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