Pope Benedict publishes a letter, and The Atlantic publishes Rachel Donadio’s commentary on it. She’s done better work.
Peter Steinfels at Commonweal has a long article that needed to be written. It’s 11,700 words (none are wasted) on the sex-abuse scandals in the Catholic Church — specifically, on ...
Today, Catholic bishops, laypeople, and the general public are more inclined to believe the testimony of someone who says he was sexually abused by a priest.