Pope Says 'Repent,' But Critics Call for Action on Sex Abuse

Pope Benedict XVI told a coterie of priests Thursday that the church must "repent," alluding for the first time in a month to the sex scandal embroiling the Vatican and leading critics to charge that the pontiff still has not gone far enough to confront the scandal head on. While celebrating mass inside the Vatican for members of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, the pope said the church was "under attack from the world" and must "recognize what is wrong in our lives." He did not...Full Story
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