Pandora’s Box

VATICAN CITY | Pope begins purge in Chilean church over sex abuse scandal

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis accepted the resignations Monday of the bishop at the center of Chile’s clerical sex abuse scandal and two other priests, launching a purge of the Catholic Church in a country where it had been damaged by an avalanche of abuse and cover-up accusations. A Vatican statement said Francis had … Continue reading VATICAN CITY | Pope begins purge in Chilean church over sex abuse scandal