mercoledì 17 novembre 2021

Francia
Bishops fire spokeswoman after confusion over Confession

(Tom Heneghan, The Tablet)
Aftershocks from a sexual abuse report continued last week with the removal of the French bishops’ conference spokesperson, who fanned controversy on the issue of confessional secrecy and the primacy of French law. Catholic daily La Croix revealed that the conference’s director of communications, Karine Dalle, who began on 1 September, was leaving her post.The bishops said that her “trial period has not been confirmed” but she said that she had “been fired”. (...)