Poland's Catholic bishops hold summit on sex abuse allegations
Friday, 14 June 2019 Poland's Catholic bishops are holding a plenary session Friday in Walbrzych, Poland, to address widespread allegations of child sexual abuse after a YouTube documentary on the Church's role in covering up abuses went viral.
U.S. Catholic Bishops voted Wednesday to create a new national sex-abuse hotline run by an independent entity, a decision that represents one of the church's most tangible steps yet in confronting its sex-abuse crisis.
Under intense public pressure, the nation's Roman Catholic bishops approved new steps this week to deal more strongly with the clergy sex-abuse crisis. But activists and others say the moves leave the..