- Aug 6, 2020
A Q&A session got a little heated at a sex abuse conference.
A conference in Mexico City attempts to find answers to the Church’s sex abuse crisis in Latin America.
Catholic sisters must face the reality that they have also been part of the sexual abuse scandal in the Church, said Holy Cross Sister Sharlet Wagner.
A Latin American bishop with personal experience of the clerical sexual abuse crisis has voiced doubt about a proposal to impose accountability for the cover-up of abuse by enhancing the authority of metropolitan archbishops.
As the Oct. 3-28 Synod of Bishops enters its second week, differences have emerged over how much emphasis to give the Church’s clerical sexual abuse scandals.
When there is evil, grave moral failure, a lack of virtuous leadership, cover-ups, and other such scandalous behavior, the believer is comforted with the perennial truth: This is not the sum total of my faith, or my Church, or the Gospel of Jesus Christ.