Placards outside Montserrat Monastery expose abuse in Spanish Church

Fernando Garcia-Salmones, 58, poses at his home in Madrid, Spain, February 14, 2019. Garcia-Salmones says he was raped by a priest from his school when he was 14. REUTERS/Susana Vera

MONTSERRAT, Spain (Reuters) – Tourists and worshippers visiting Catalonia’s imposing mountain-side Montserrat Monastery on a sunny Sunday this month appeared to pay little heed to two men with placards demanding that the local abbot be defrocked for covering up sexual abuse. But the pair, who say they were sexually abused in their youth, are making […]

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