Pope Benedict Says Church To Take Action On Sexual Abuse By Priests

During his weekly address in St. Peter's Square on Wednesday, Pope Benedict XVI assured the crowd of thousands that the Church will be taking action against alleged sexual abusers. The remarks were the Pope's first direct public mention of alleged sexual abuse by priests since news of widespread abuse in his native Germany broke last month, setting off a barrage of abuse and cover-up charges from around the world. The Pope was describing a tearful meeting during his recent trip to Malta with...Full Story
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