Pope Francis Begs Forgiveness in Ireland for ‘Church’s Betrayal’ for Sexual Abuse by his Catholic Clergy

Pope Francis Begs Forgiveness in Ireland for ‘Church’s Betrayal’ for Sexual Abuse by his Catholic Clergy

  KNOCK, Ireland – Pope Francis on Sunday begged for forgiveness for the “scandal and betrayal” felt by victims of sexual exploitation by Catholic clergy as he continued his tour of Ireland where years of abuse scandals have shattered the Church’s former dominance. On the first papal visit to Ireland in almost four decades, Francis […]