Pope Francis revealed that 2% of the Catholic clergy, including priests, bishops and cardinals, are pedophiles. He said his colleagues present him reliable data that according to the latest Vatican ... more 
Pope Francis revealed that 2% of the Catholic clergy, including priests, bishops and cardinals, are pedophiles. He said his colleagues present him reliable data that according to the latest Vatican statistics, indicates pedophilia within the Church is at 2%. There are currently 414,313 Catholic priests worldwide. Francis held his first meeting last week with victims who were sexually abused by members of the Catholic clergy. Pope Francis said at the time. "" Before God and his people, I express my sorrow for the sins and grave crimes of clerical sexual abuse committed against you. I beg your forgiveness, too, for the sins of omission on the part of church leaders who did not respond adequately to reports of abuse made by family members, as well as by abuse victims themselves." less 
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