July 6, 2010

Pope's Conservatives Regain Upper Hand

Ehlers & Schlamp, Der Spiegel

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This spring, it looked as though the Catholic Church was finally going to confront charges of sexual abuse head on. Following recent police raids in Belgium, however, the Vatican has once again closed ranks. In the internal Holy See debate, the conservatives have regained the upper hand.

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TAGGED: Belgium, Vatican, Germany, Pope Benedict XVI

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