RESPONDING TO THE SUMMER OF SEX ABUSE SCANDALS
Watch an intergenerational discussion on how Catholics are responding to the sexual abuse crisis, with Jesuit Fathers Matt Malone and Sam Sawyer and associate editors Ashley McKinless and Zac Davis.
Sunday, August 19, 2018
After Wuerl’s pullout, Pope in Ireland may have to face not just crime but cover-up
- John L. Allen Jr. Aug 19, 2018EDITOR
Wuerl withdrew because of the tempest caused by a Pennsylvania Grand Jury report questioning his record on handling sexual abuse charges as the bishop of Pittsburgh in the 1990s and 2000s. In that context, the no-show adds additional pressure on Francis to tackle the abuse scandals head on while he’s in a country which, arguably, has been more scarred by them than any other place in the world.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Column | Scripture for Life
Aug 18, 2018