child sex abuse

via FirstLadyB’ Pope Francis released a letter on Monday, apologizing for the Catholic Churches handling of child sex abuse scandals. Responding to new reports of clerical sexual abuse and the ecclesial cover-up of abuse, the Pope is calling on the Church to be close to victims in solidarity, and to join in acts of prayer and fasting in penance for […]

U.S. soldiers based in Afghanistan have been ordered to ignore rampant sexual abuse of children in what The New York Times describes as a longstanding…