Pope Asks Forgiveness to Chilean Bishops for ‘Serious Mistakes’ in Assessment of Situation

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Pope Francis has acknowledged “his serious errors” in the assessment and perception of the situation of the sexual abuses in Chile and has asked the Chilean bishops for forgiveness.

The Holy See published the unprecedented letter of the Pope, dated Divine Mercy Sunday, April 8, 2018, letter in Spanish on Wednesday evening, April 11 around 8:00 pm, in response to the report of his envoy to Chile, Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta.  The Pope announces a future fraternal meeting in Rome to “to make the truth shine.”

Read more at Zenit.com.