Cardinal resigns amid fallout from Catholic sex scandal

Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl submitted his resignation to Pope Francis weeks after sex scandals rocked the Catholic church in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.
0:23 | 10/12/18

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Breaking news Justin Pope Francis has accepted a Washington cardinal Donald world's reggae resignation amid that sexual abuse scandal plaguing the Catholic Church. A grand jury report in August accused whirl of helping protect priests who had molested children. The Vatican has not named a replacement yet for cardinal -- his office says that he's been asked to stay on temporarily until a new archbishop has been found.

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