It is “statistically proven,” he said, that there exists a link between abuse and homosexuality. The German cardinal – who turned 90 years of age on January 5 – said that it is “hypocritical” when the ...
In suggesting a link between sexual abuse and homosexuality, Cardinal Bertone stirred up the waters rather than calming them. And even as he distanced the Vatican from those remarks, Father Lombardi ...
The cardinal, who is known for his blunt and sometimes tactless manner, made the remarks ... there is no link between celibacy and paedophilia but many others have shown, I have recently been told, ...
In Corriere della Sera, Piero Ostellino said the Pope should be "protected" from the "imprudent remarks of some high prelates", while La Repubblica's Francesco Merlo said the "Church is hurting itself ...
Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone triggered indignation Monday in arguing here 'that there is a link between homosexuality and pedophilia' and ... characterized Bertone's remarks as 'criminal' because they ...
In his additional remarks concerning Mertes which he shared with LifeSiteNews ... also supports Cardinal Müller's recent statement in the matter of clerical sexual abuse and its link to homosexuality. ...
“But many others have demonstrated, and have told me recently, that there is a link between homosexuality and pedophilia ... Critics suggest that such remarks say more about the Church’s history and ...
Bertone’s remarks have been translated ... have shown that there is no link between celibacy and paedophilia, but many others have shown, and I’ve been told recently, that there is a relationship ...
REMARKS EARLIER this week ... and psychiatrists have shown that there is no link between celibacy and paedophilia but many others have shown, I have recently been told, that there is a relationship ...
In an attempt to defuse the row, and embarrassed by the fresh ignominy of an outspoken cleric, the Vatican attempted to draw the sting from the cardinal's remarks, while suggesting that the link he ...
A senior Vatican cardinal’s claim that homosexuality ... have shown that there is no link between celibacy and paedophilia but many others have shown, I have recently been told, that there is a ...
In suggesting a link between sexual abuse and homosexuality, Bertone roiled the waters rather than calming them. Even as he distanced the Vatican from those remarks, Lombardi answers directly to ...