Irish Bishop Resigns, Says He Didn't Report Sexual Abuse

Irish bishop resigns, says he didn't report sexual abuse

Pope Benedict XVI accepted the resignation Thursday of an Irish bishop who admitted he didn't challenge the Dublin church's policy ...

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    11/23/2020 - 11:12 pm | View Website
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