Amid the scandal over sexual abuse by priests, Pope Francis has accepted Cardinal Donald Wuerl's resignation as archbishop of Washington. Wuerl promised to resign after a Pennsylvania grand jury report found he failed to remove abusive priests while he was bishop of Pittsburgh. Errol Barnett reports.
Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl from his post as the archbishop of Washington, D.C. Wuerl has been under fire from sex abuse victims for his alleged role in a cover-up...
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Wuerl from his position as Archbishop of Washington. Wuerl has been accused of covering up sex abuse in the church. Candida Moss, Cadbury professor..
According to a report by Reuters, the archbishop of Washington DC stepped down over the handling of sex abuse cases but at the same time received praise from the pope, drawing criticism that once again..