- Aug 9, 2020
Members of a global anti-clerical abuse network met with the Argentine Ambassador to the Holy See, Rogelio Francisco Emilio Pfirter, on Monday to promote initiatives in support of “zero tolerance” in Pope Francis’s native land.
A collection of some of the voices and events in and around Pope Francis’s anti-abuse summit opening on Thursday.
A UN committee asked the Italian government to create an inquiry to examine all cases of sexual abuse of children by religious personnel of the Catholic Church.
An Italian victim of sexual abuse by clergy peacefully protested in front of the Vatican Monday before being taken away by police officers.
“Knock, Knock who’s there? More than half the Church!” women chanted outside the hall of the synod of bishops on young people. Women and sex abuse victims protested at the Vatican calling for accountability and inclusion.