Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Pope comments on child abuse issues  

In his six-day visit to the U.S., Pope Benedict has been making comments regarding the child abuse scandal tied to the Roman Catholic Church. Since 2002, about 5,000 priests have been accused of child abuse. Pope Benedict's comments included him saying he was "deeply ashamed" and these instances have caused "great suffering" for the church. "Great suffering" for the children too, I'd say.

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