giovedì 29 giugno 2017

Cardinal Pell of Australia Takes Leave to Fight Sexual Abuse Charges
The New York Times
(Jason Horowitz) In an extraordinary statement, the Holy See announced on Thursday morning that Pope Francis had granted a leave of absence to Cardinal George Pell of Australia, a top Vatican official, adviser to the pontiff and as of this week the highest-ranking Roman Catholic prelate to be formally charged with sexual assault, so that he could return to Australia to defend himself. (...)