Posts Tagged ‘Commission for Protection of Minors’

Pope drops Kiwi from sex abuse commission Comments 0

Monday, February 19th, 2018
Francis renews sex abuse commission but does not reappoint Kiwi

Pope Francis has revived his sex abuse advisory commission but without a Kiwi member. The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors sat for 3 years before its term expired two months ago. In freshening the commission Pope Francis added nine new people to its ranks, and re-appointed only eight of the previous members to Read more

Why Marie Collins left the Commission for Protection of Minors Comments 0

Monday, March 6th, 2017

“When three years ago I accepted my appointment in the commission, I said that if I had found a conflict between what was happening behind closed doors and what was being said publicly, I would not have stayed. This has happened and this is why I have left.” Marie Collins’ home phone in Dublin is Read more