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Bishop: Church “abandons” the poor because clergy won’t leave middle-class areas with trendy coffee shops

The Church is “abandoning” the poor because middle-class clergy are unwilling to move away from “trendy coffee shops”, a bishop has said.

As Pennsylvania Confronts Clergy Sex Abuse, Victims and Lawmakers Act – The New York Times

Residents say they have been stunned to read evidence that priests they knew were secretly abusing children — findings a grand jury report called “staggering and sobering.”