26 Feb 2019

Pope's comments on child abuse 'tepid promises' - survivors

From Morning Report, 8:15 am on 26 February 2019

New Zealand's Catholic bishops have been left to grapple with just how much more open to be about clerical sex crimes, in the wake of the Pope's abuse summit in Rome. The four-day summit has closed with Pope Francis calling for 'all-out war' on child sex abuse, and survivors labelling his talk of action as 'tepid promises'. Phil Pennington reports.