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CC057: A Look at the Major Events of the June 2019 Bishops’ Meeting

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Bishop James Wall is the fourth Bishop of the Diocese of Gallup.

Catholic Bishops from around the United States gathered in June for a meeting with a unique agenda – a continuing need for efforts to combat sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

In response to a recent letter from Pope Francis, Vos Estis Vox Mundi – You Are the Light of the World – and a year of intense scrutiny from the laity and secular media, the bishops enacted several new polices – especially those that outline how to report and future allegations against bishops themselves.

In our latest episode, Bishop Wall examines the Pope’s letter, the response of the bishops, and the effects on the Church going forward.

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