US Church reels from scandal

Compared to bishops around the world, Dublin's Archbishop Diarmuid Martin was unusually forthright in his assessment of the fallout from the Ferns Report.

29th October, 2005

Compared to bishops around the world, Dublin's Archbishop Diarmuid Martin was unusually forthright in his assessment of the fallout from the Ferns Report.

“The problem of sexual abuse by priests will never be resolved until it is established exactly what happened,’' Martin said.

For all the horror contained in the official findings about the unspeakable things that happened in Ferns, there are 25 other dioceses on the island of Ireland that have...

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