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Pope Francis Calls Meeting of Bishops on Sexual Abuse

by Philip Pullella, Reuters 09-12-2018
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Pope Francis has summoned senior bishops from around the world to the Vatican in February to discuss the protection of minors from sexual abuse, the Vatican said on Wednesday. A Vatican spokeswoman said the meeting of the heads of national Catholic bishops conferences would take place Feb. 21-24.