Results from Tag: 'munich abuse report'

The dome of St. Peter’s Basilica.

Vatican Defends Benedict XVI Saying Don’t Look for ‘Scapegoats’

‘The reconstructions contained in the Munich report, which — it must be remembered — is not a judicial inquiry nor a final sentence, will help to combat paedophilia in the Church if they are not reduced to the search for easy scapegoats and summary judgments,’ Tornielli wrote.

Cardinal Reinhard Marx, pictured in June 2016.

Cardinal Marx ‘Shocked and Ashamed’ by Munich Abuse Report

“My first thought today is for those affected by sexual abuse, who have experienced harm and suffering at the hands of Church representatives, priests, and other employees in the sphere of the Church, on an appalling scale. I am shocked and ashamed.”