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All Chilean bishops quit over child abuse scandal – spokesman

May 18, 2018 - 11:05 PM

The striking announcement comes after Francis summoned the bishops to the Vatican over the scandal that has come to haunt his papacy

RESIGNED. Members of Chile's bishops conference Luis Fernando Ramos Perez (right) and Juan Ignacio Gonzalez give a press conference, on May 18, 2018 in Vatican. Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/ AFP

Francis has 'duty' to end sex abuse - victims

Mar 14, 2013 - 8:32 AM

St Francis was the greatest reformer in the history of the church Pope Francis must do the same US priest abuse survivors say

CHALLENGES AHEAD. Photo from Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio's fan site on Facebook

US bishop guilty of failing to report sex abuse

Sep 07, 2012 - 8:47 AM

US Catholic Bishop Robert Finn is found guilty of failing to report suspected child abuse