Pope gives CDF authority to hold bishops accountable for abuse failures

Richard SontagChurch News, Pope Francis

(Catholic Herald) Pope Francis has approved the outline of a new system which will hold bishops who fail to act on clerical abuse accountable. According to the National Catholic Reporter, the Vatican announced today that the Pope had approved the system on the advice of both the Council of Cardinals and the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors. The … Read More