There is a lot to say about the ongoing abuse crisis and especially the attempts by certain media outlets to implicate the pope in it. Others have written extensively about it already, and I gladly link to their thoughts.
Father Z shares a heartfelt post about it.
Archbishop Nichols of Westminster (pictured) defends the Holy Father in an article in The Times.
Let’s continue to pray for our Holy Church and all her priests, bishops and faithful. May she be purified to act as consolation for all the victims of these horrendous crimes.