Originally Posted by mnchiefsguy
Honestly, any Bishop who knowingly moved a Priest multiple times, thus propagating the abuse and spreading it is as guilty as those who committed the abuse. The Bishops failed to protect their flocks from sexual predators, plain and simple.
And it wasn't the bishops. The orders came from Ratzinger directly. There's a short piece in the film about how the bishops got thrown under the bus by the vatican. At least one of them leaked documents proving it was ordered directly from the vatican.
As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron. -HL Mencken 1933