Saturday 10 December 2016

Confession must not protect paedophiles

Published 16/07/2011 | 05:00

I CANNOT understand how canon law can be upheld when it comes to the abuse of children. Surely any law that protects the paedophile to the depredation of the child is a law that needs to be changed without delay.

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As for the so-called seal of the confession, there must never ever be a seal on any law when it comes to the abuse of children.

Phyl Mica Oscair
Baile Atha Cliath 4

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