Pope Francis accepts resignation of Cardinal Wuerl, DC archbishop linked to sex-abuse cover-up

FoxNews.com reports: “Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl, who has been implicated in the Roman Catholic Church’s sex-abuse cover-up scandal, according to reports.

The Vatican didn’t immediately name a new archbishop, the Wall Street Journal reported. A source familiar with the matter told the paper that Wuerl would serve on an interim basis until a replacement was chosen.

The cardinal, 77, was under fire for his mixed record of dealing with abusive priests while he was a bishop in Pennsylvania for 18 years…”

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