Canada vs. Vatican

Number 22425
Subject Religion
Source Le Point (Canada)
State Montreal, Canada
Year 2005
Publication Date Aug. 1
Summary Le Point magazine compares the Catholic Church's official doctrine re: homosexuality and gay marriage to the realities of sexual abuse by Canadian priests, finding a blatant conflict between the Vatican's condemnation of gay marriage and its long-standing toleration of priests' child abuse. The article is in French, but the Resource Center has provided a basic translation in English.
Category Computer-Assisted Reporting
Pages 21
Keywords separation of church and state;discrimination;civil rights;Catholic Church;Vatican;the Pope;child abuse;child pornography
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