This Week's Pick:Secrets of the Vatican: FRONTLINE's February 2014 film exploring the scandals that rocked Benedict's papacy, including clergy sex abuse, and illuminating the challenges facing Pope Francis as he tries to reform the powerful Vatican bureaucracy.
Now? Today, in
a speech to members of the International Catholic Child Bureau, Pope Francis
made one of his strongest statements yet on clergy sex abuse, calling it "evil,"
saying that he feels compelled to "personally ask for forgiveness" from victims,
and stating that sanctions "must be imposed" on clergy who abuse