Pope compares Church sexual abuse, corruption to excrement, victims say

Pope Francis visits the Capuchin Day Centre for Homeless People in Dublin, Ireland August 25, 2018. Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Pope Francis vowed on Saturday to end the sexual exploitation of children by clergy during a highly-charged visit to once deeply Catholic Ireland and, according to victims, said the corruption and cover up of abuse amounted to human excrement. On the first papal visit to the country in almost four decades, Francis […]

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