French bishops make an apology after report launched on church intercourse abuse


PARIS, Oct 5 (Reuters) – A consultant of France’s Catholic’s bishops on Tuesday requested victims of sexual abuse by clergy for his or her forgiveness, after a report was revealed on the dimensions of abuse within the French church going again a long time.

Monsignor Eric de Moulins-Beaufort, head of the French convention of bishops, mentioned he and his fellow bishops wished to specific to victims their disgrace on the abuse revealed within the report.

Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Writing by Christian Lowe

A woman walks into the Saint-Sulpice church in Paris, France, October 4, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier