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Cardinal O’Brien Under Fire Again…

POPE Francis has ordered a bishop with experience investigating abuse cases to visit Scotland next week to hear allegations of sexual misconduct made against disgraced former Cardinal Keith O'Brien. Charles Scicluna, from Malta, will meet priests who have been asked to come forward by Archbishop Leo Cushley, Cardinal O’Brien’s successor as Archbishop of St Andrews...

Archbishop Leo Cushley, new Archbishop of St Andrew’s & Edinburgh: there’s no crisis in the Church in Scotland…

The new Catholic Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh has been consecrated at a ceremony in Edinburgh... Speaking to the BBC last week, Archbishop Cushley said he did not believe the cardinal (O'Brien) would or should return to Scotland. But he denied that the Catholic Church in Scotland was in crisis in the wake of the...

Conti Claim False: every bishop personally answerable to Rome…

The print and broadcasting media are all over the Cardinal O'Brien scandal yet again: this time their computers have been switched on by Archbishop Conti, former Archbishop of Glasgow, who claims that Cardinal O'Brien withdrew from a project aimed at publicising allegations of abuse in Scotland, with data on action taken. The weak link in...