German archbishop asks Vatican to investigate his handling of abuse complaints
November 23, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: Archbishop Stefan Hesse of Hamburg has asked the Vatican to investigate his handling of sex-abuse cases during his tenure as vicar general of the Cologne archdiocese. Archbishop Hesse said that criticism of his handling of complaints in Cologne has hampered his ministry in his new archdiocese; he asked for a review that could clear the air.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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