Pope Francis Orders Investigation Into U.S. Bishop Accused Of Sexual Abuse

Pope Francis has ordered an inquiry of an American bishop accused of sexual misconduct. There are no details on the specific allegations against Bishop Michael J. Bransfield except that they involve adults. The Pope has accepted Bransfield’s resignation. The Catholic Church worldwide is reeling from crises involving sexual abuse of minors. The advocacy group BishopAccountability.org says there were about 18,500 victims in the U.S. between 1950 and 2016.


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