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Pope Francis admits 'grave errors' in Chile sex abuse scandal

AFP  |  Vatican City 

admitted today that he had made "grave mistakes in the assessment and perception of the situation" in after reading the findings of an investigation into sexual abuse committed by the clergy in the country.

said in a letter to Chilean Bishops released by the Vatican that he intends to summon them to to discuss the investigation, which involves Juan Barros' alleged cover-ups of abuse by priests in his diocese.

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First Published: Thu, April 12 2018. 02:50 IST