Pope Francis has utterly failed to tackle the church’s abuse scandal
Finally the mainstream press, even in England, is admitting the truth:
Many critics also claim that celibacy is the cause of abuse in the Catholic church. But other institutions from the Church of England to the BBC and the Football Association have reeled from abuse scandals and have no such requirement. What the scandal does definitively show is that many who have advocated chasteness have shown contempt for it themselves.
The commentary also says this:
That crisis now threatens to engulf his papacy and do lasting damage to Francis’s own reputation.