SHOCKING Revelation:1 In Every 50 Catholic Priests Are Paedophiles –Pope Francis

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at 01:01 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)

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«§» 14 July 2014

Pope Francis has revealed that “reliable data” collected by the Vatican suggests that one in every 50 members of the Catholic clergy is a paedophile.



Speaking in an interview with La Repubblica, the Pope said his advisers had tried to “reassure” him that paedophilia within the Church was “at the level of two per cent”.

He pledged that he would drive away the “leprosy” of child abuse that was infecting the “house” of Catholicism.

“I find this state of affairs intolerable,” he said.

Pope Francis said his advisers at the Vatican had given him the 2 per cent estimate, which included “priests, bishops and cardinals”.

He also warned of much greater figures for people who were aware of the existence of abuse – sometimes within their own families – but who stayed silent because of corruption or fear.

His comments came a week after the Pope met with six victims of clerical paedophilia to apologise for their abuse at the hands of priests.

The meeting, with six British, Irish and German Catholics, was designed to acknowledge the gravity of the Church’s guilt and complicity.

Despite Pope Francis’s popularity, there has been criticism of him for failing to take a high-profile stand against the global paedophilia scandal.

His predecessor, Benedict XVI, met with victims of sexual abuse by priests, in Washington in 2008. He then met with victims in Australia, Germany, Malta and the UK.

In February and May, critical reports released by two separate UN committees condemned the Church’s “code of silence” on paedophile priests. It said this silence was allowing known sex offenders to continue working with children.

Source: Independent News

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Joyous01 at 02:06 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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ah,really?
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dynasty4all at 02:26 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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POPE FRANCIS IS VERY SINCERE.
DANIEL HAS COME 2 JUDGEMENT
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beneno at 02:36 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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 Roll Eyes  Roll Eyes  Roll Eyes  Roll Eyes
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Freshlycrazy at 02:51 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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good of him to enlighten d public
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okilo101 at 03:09 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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K
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chidi4reala at 03:31 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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cool
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EngrAbba at 04:14 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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this and deception is all about the religion he cant do any thing than joining in phyuking small children both male and female
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dareper at 04:20 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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I see
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dareper at 04:21 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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Thank God it's one out of 50, but in muslim it's 45 out of 50. We still better pass them
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Ecto at 04:45 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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WHO are U to Judge others?

Leave the priests to God, they are also humans like anyone
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sucre4u at 05:05 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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Lord av mercy
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orjiwolo at 05:33 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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In the circular world its 1 in every 2 persons you meet Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
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cellemma at 05:39 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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AS FAR AS I'M CONCERN POPE FRANCIS IS SPEAKING JARGON .WHAT ABOUT HIM THAT SUPPORTED GAY?
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Larry28 at 06:44 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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K
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winace at 08:12 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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Wata revelation. May GOD expose them.
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osamabinladin at 08:31 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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 Roll Eyes
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emydaddy at 09:22 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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Quote from: cellemma on 05:39 PM, 14/07/2014
AS FAR AS I'M CONCERN POPE FRANCIS IS SPEAKING JARGON .WHAT ABOUT HIM THAT SUPPORTED GAY?
Mumu.(( Say this to your mad father.
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chelseachelsea at 10:39 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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Even Judas was there live and direct with Christ but he is a sinner. So there is a sinner in every congregation.
Don't judge and Let God judge
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cocoeni at 10:58 PM, 14/07/2014 (5 years ago)
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 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
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