Pope seeks decisive action against sex abuse

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James Post, School of Management

Pope Francis directed the Vatican on Friday to act decisively on clergy sex abuse cases and punish pedophile priests, saying the Catholic Church’s ‘‘credibility’’ was on the line…

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“The church has not done anything to remove bishops and cardinals who covered up, or protected those who covered up the abusers. That’s the bureaucratic defense that has to be broken. It’s a huge challenge for Francis.”

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