15 June 2023, The Tablet

The survivors’ empty palace

Safeguarding and the Church: the credibility of the Church’s attempts to tackle abuse hinges on how it responds at the centre.

The survivors’ empty palace

The Palazzo Maffei Marescotti in Rome, new home to the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.
photo: lalupa, wikimedia commons.

The crisis at the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, which advises the Pope on issues of sexual abuse and its cover-up by senior Church figures, appears to be coming to a head.
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