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Amid uproar, Vatican clarifies Pope’s comments on ‘sexual slavery’ of nuns

February 07, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “When the Holy Father, referring to the dissolution of a congregation, spoke of ‘sexual slavery,’ he meant ‘manipulation,’ a form of abuse of power which is reflected also in sexual abuse,” the Vatican press office’s interim director said following the Pope’s comments on the sexual exploitation of nuns.

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  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Feb. 07, 2019 7:37 AM ET USA

    What can one expect when the perception of obfuscation seems the norm?