Chile’s Catholic Church criticized over guidelines regarding sexual abuse

FILE PHOTO: Archbishop of Santiago, Ricardo Ezzati is seen during a meeting of the Chile's Episcopal Conference in Punta de Tralca, Chile August 3, 2018. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

(Reuters) – Chile’s Roman Catholic Church was criticized by victims’ groups on Monday as having “poor judgment” and being arrogant after it apologized for a manual published on the website of Santiago’s archbishop instructing priests and other Church workers not to “touch the genitals of” or “sleep with” children. The document, posted last Thursday, provided […]

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