the Rows of pedofilskandaler has emerged within the catholic church in recent decades. Not least in the united states, including the diocese of Boston had to pay huge compensation to the victims. In the last week deprived the pope of New York's former cardinal Theodore McCarrick prästtiteln after allegations of widespread sexual abuse.
Many abuses have been reported from Ireland, as well as Australia, where cardinal George Pell is facing trial for having committed övergrep and to have mörkat many cases, by the payment to the families of the victims.
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clearly underestimated the phenomenon has now woken up. One of the reasons is countless high priests who committed the abuse in Chile.
– To pedofilskandalerna will in the day can now be seen as a sundhetstecken. Finally, all of the dirt up to the surface. It is good, said a person who works in the Vatican and who want to be anonymous to the DN.
That pedofilskandalerna will in the day can now be seen as a sundhetstecken. Finally, all of the dirt up to the surface.
In catholic Italy have priests long had a strong patronage. Not least culturally.
. And the abuse that comes up in the confessional may not be notified without further because the priest is entrusted with absolute professional secrecy with regard to what is said during the själavårdande call.
Few priests convicted of pedofilbrott. Many crimes fall under the statute, despite the fact that the period of limitation has been raised to 20 years.
At the meeting, which begins Thursday, February 21 and lasts for four days, about 190 representatives from the catholic church and from 14 oriental churches. It is the president of each bishops ' conference going. The nordic bishops ' conference, in which Sweden is included, represented by the Danish bishop Czeslaw Kozon.
about a dozen victims of crime will be at the conference.
the Conference, which pope Francis has taken the initiative to do not use the word paedophilia. The meeting in the Vatican yesterday under the more neutral name: ”protect our children”.
On Saturday carried out a demonstration against the sexual abuse within the catholic church.