‘Spotlight’ is not anti-Catholic, Vatican newspaper says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Vatican newspaper said the Oscar-winning film, “Spotlight,” is not anti-Catholic. “It is not an anti-Catholic movie, as has been written, because the film succeeds in giving voice to the alarm and deep pain” experienced by the Catholic faithful when a team of investigative newspaper reporters in Boston revealed the scandal…

Film is occasion to reflect on church’s safe environment efforts

The Visitor Every journalist’s dream is to land a good scoop that captures the world’s attention and positively impacts society. That’s what happened to The Boston Globe’s investigative team 13 years ago when they uncovered details about the clergy sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church in 2002. A new film titled “Spotlight,” named for…