Sexual abuse

Letter #39, 2019: Allegations

Saturday, July 6, 2019 "Do you see any signs that the Vatican, under Pope Francis, is taking proper steps to address the serious issues of abuse? If not, what is missing?" —Question from the Washington Post this spring to Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano (link) "The signs I see are truly ominous. Not only is Pope Francis doing close [...]

Letter #28, 2019: Vigano and the Post

Monday, June 10, 2019 Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò (above) issued his "Testimony" on the sexual abuse scandal in the Church, and the scandalous role of the Church hierarchy in minimizing or covering up the abuse, on August 25, 2018 — about nine and a half months ago. That text dramatically included a call for Pope Francis [...]

Vatican Commission seeks to protect children globally

Cardinal Sean O'Malley. Pope Francis’ new advisory commission on the protection of minors is expanding its membership to include representatives from around the world to improve sex abuse prevention and to better care for victims. The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors recently held discussions “focused on the commission’s nature and purpose and [...]

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