Posts Tagged ‘Fr John Nestor’

Vatican congregation backed abusive priests, Aussie prelate says Comments 1

Friday, June 27th, 2014

In the 1990s, a Vatican congregation consistently discouraged bishops from acting against priests accused of child abuse, an Australian archbishop says. Archbishop Philip Wilson of Adelaide was giving evidence at Sydney hearings by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. Archbishop Wilson said the Congregation for Clergy had a history of hindering Read more