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Chilean Cardinal Errazuriz regrets media focus on accused bishop during papal visit

March 12, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Chilean Cardinal Francisco Javier Errazuriz said that negative responses to the recent visit by Pope Francis to his country were influenced in part by the excessive visibility of Bishop Juan Barros, who has been accused of ignoring sexual abuse. The cardinal—who is a key adviser to Pope Francis as a member of the Council of Cardinals—declined to address his own role in the promotion of Bishop Barros.

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