• Expert says Vatican botched response to child porn suspicions about envoy

    Expert says Vatican botched response to child porn suspicions about envoy

    • Sep 28, 2017

    German Jesuit Father Hans Zollner, who leads a child protection center at a Roman university and serves on a papal commission advising Francis on reform, says the Vatican should have been more transparent about recent reports that an envoy at the papal embassy in Washington, D.C., is part of an investigation for possible involvement in child pornography, seeing it as part of an going struggle to be more “up-front.”