West Virginia priest silenced for criticism of Pontiff
February 03, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: Father Mark White, a pastor in Martinsville, has been ordered to refrain from public statements. His online criticism of the hierarchy’s response to the sex-abuse crisis had included a plea for Pope Francis to resign, and angry comments about the career of former cardinal McCarrick. He was ordered to silence by Bishop Barry Knestout of Richmond, a protege and former secretary of McCarrick.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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