rosary on top of opened bible book

Portugal launches inquiries into alleged Catholic Church sexual abuse | Reuters

"In April, the head of the commission, Pedro Strecht said investigators had come across signs that Catholic officials, including current bishops whose names have not been disclosed, tried to cover up abuse," Reuters writes.

A commission investigating child sexual abuse by Catholic clergy said the 350 testimonies it collected since January was “just the tip of the iceberg,” according to Reuters…READ MORE

On Key

You May Also Like

Festas de Lisboa 2024: Atlas’ Top Event Picks

The Festas de Lisboa is an annual vibrant celebration that captures the spirit and culture of Lisbon. Throughout the month of June, the city hosts a series of neighborhood parties, concerts, and parades, all dedicated to Saint Anthony, Lisbon’s patron saint, and of course Lisbon’s lesser saints: sardines and bifanas.

Portugal Tightens Immigration Rules

Non-European Union immigrants to Portugal will no longer be able to obtain residency if they come to the country without an employment contract, even if


Subscribe to
the Atlas Lisboa Newsletter

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.