Holy See Press Office Rejects Unfounded Claims About The IOR And The AIF

Vatican City, (VIS) – The Holy See Press Office has issued a communique rejecting claims made in an article entitled “Money Laundering: Four Priests under Investigation. The Silence of the Vatican” which appeared yesterday in the Italian newspaper “L’Unita”. Extracts from the communique are given below. “The article … unfortunately reveals a considerable lack of [...]

Philippine bishop rejects Aquino’s gambling-sourced fund

MANILA – A bishop in the northern Philippine city of Baguio has rejected President Benigno Aquino III’s offer of using gambling money for economic development.“I told President Aquino we oppose casino and all forms of gambling,” said Bishop Carlito Cenzon of Baguio in an interview with Church-run Radio Veritas 846.Bishop Cenzon said the president (right) [...]