domenica 19 agosto 2018
The grand jury on Tuesday released the findings of the largest-ever investigation of sex abuse in the U.S. Catholic Church, finding that 301 priests in the state had sexually abused minors over the past 70 years. In a statement issued Thursday-two days after the grand jury delivered its report-Vatican spokesperson Greg Burke described the abuses as "criminal and morally reprehensible". "Two weeks ago, I shared with you my sadness, anger, and shame over the recent revelations concerning Archbishop Theodore McCarrick", the cardinal said. (...)