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U2's Bono and Pope discuss Irish sexual abuse crisis

"max onca" (2018-09-20)

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During his trip to Ireland last month, Francis begged forgiveness for the multitude of abuses suffered by victims in Ireland at the hand of the Church over decades.

"I explained to him how it looks to some people that the abusers are being more protected than the victims and you could see the pain in his face," Bono said.

"I felt he was sincere and I think he is an extraordinary man for extraordinary times."

 

Years of sexual abuse scandals have shattered the credibility of the Church, which four decades ago dominated Irish society. In the past three years, Irish voters have approved abortion and gay marriage in referendums, defying the Vatican. 카지노주소



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