COMMENTARY: The February summit of bishops at the Vatican signaled a turning point in how the Church is framing sexual abuse.
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COMMENTARY: Let us unite in bringing the darkness to light and healing to all.
Critics say focus on metropolitan bishops is flawed, won’t restore public confidence.
The 114 episcopal conference presidents taking part in the Feb. 21-24 gathering mostly welcomed the meeting’s outcome and the rare opportunity to discuss face-to-face these issues from a global perspective.
Los Angeles archbishop released a statement following the conclusion of the Vatican abuse summit.
ANALYSIS: By its end, the Vatican summit felt incomplete, with scant mention made of the root cause and other aspects of abuse.
Pope Francis will soon issue a motu proprio ‘on the protection of minors and vulnerable persons.’
‘There is an urgency in the voice of the survivors to which we must always respond,’ he said.
Cardinals Cupich and Gracias were among those who spoke Feb. 22.