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Peruvian cardinal wants suppression of troubled lay movement

March 11, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Pedro Barreto of Huancayo, Peru has said that he would favor the suppression of the Sodality of Christian Life, and believes the Vatican is leaning toward the same decision. The Peruvian founder of the movement, Luis Fernando Figari, was removed from his leadership post after multiple charges of sexual abuse; since 2018 the group has been supervised by Vatican appointees.

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