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Vatican comes under sharp criticism for sex abuse – Boston.com

Boston.comGENEVA (AP) — It resembled a courtroom cross-examination, except no question was off-limits, dodging the answer wasn’t an option and the proceedings were webcast live. After decades of accusations that its culture of secrecy contributed…


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Pope defrocked 400 priests in 2 years – USA TODAY

USA TODAYVATICAN CITY (AP) — A document obtained by The Associated Press on Friday shows Pope Benedict XVI defrocked nearly 400 priests over just two years for sexually molesting children. The statistics for 2011 and…


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Pope Benedict defrocked 400 priests – MSNBC

MSNBCAs the Vatican was being blistered by a U.N. committee this week for its decades-long mishandling and cover up of a global sex abuse scandal involving priests and children, new disclosures show the extraordinary steps…






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Merry Christmas To You And Yours!

Christmas is officially here, and it’s marked by Santa Claus’ visit and gifts, and Christmas Eve Mass, what was called “Midnight Mass” but was moved up to 10 PM to give the Pope more time…


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