From the editor's desk
From the editor's desk > Pope and Primate are both in error over child-abuse cases concerning bishops

25 January 2018

Pope and Primate are both in error over child-abuse cases concerning bishops

 

By a twist of fate, Pope Francis and the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, are at the centre of two separate rows. Both concern a bishop, and in both cases the issue is the sexual abuse of children. The cases reflect badly on the judgement of Pope and Primate. Both indicate an institutional neglect of the demands of natural justice.

 





Subscriptions

Subscribe to The Tablet from just £19.99 quarterly
3 options available
Subscribe


Share this story

Article List


Post a Comment

You can post as a subscriber user...


User Comments (0)


Latest Issue
Digital/PDF Version

PDF version (iPad-friendly)

Previous Issues
Tablet Subscription

Manage my subcription here

Manage
Top