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Robert C. Bordone and Robert J. Bowers

Slow healing in the Catholic church

By Robert C. Bordone and Robert J. Bowers
January 1, 2008

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AS THE CATHOLIC community continues the difficult process of healing and reconciliation in the wake of abuse scandals, church closings, and critical social issues, the decision by Pope Benedict XVI to avoid Boston on his US visit next spring is a missed opportunity. A face-to-face meeting with Catholics in Boston would have signaled a desire to begin honest and open ... (Full article: 735 words)

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