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'Murderers of the faith': Church sex abuse survivors describe horrors to world's bishops

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The five survivors who gave testimony to the Pope about their experiences describe what happened in their own words.
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News video: Church Looks To Fix 'Systemic Failures' At Pope's Abuse Summit

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According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, leading cardinals said that the Roman Catholic Church must repair the 'systemic failures' that allowed widespread sexual abuse by members of the clergy to take root around the world, and bishops should start policing each other's behavior.

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