From the editor's desk
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.
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