FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis holds the Gospel Book during a Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. As sex abuse scandals continue to buffet the Roman Catholic Church, Catholics in the U.S. are steadily losing confidence in Pope Francis’ handling of the crisis, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center, released on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018.
FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis holds the Gospel Book during a Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. As sex abuse scandals continue to buffet the Roman Catholic Church, Catholics in the U.S. are steadily losing confidence in Pope Francis’ handling of the crisis, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center, released on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018. Alessandra Tarantino AP Photo
FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis holds the Gospel Book during a Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. As sex abuse scandals continue to buffet the Roman Catholic Church, Catholics in the U.S. are steadily losing confidence in Pope Francis’ handling of the crisis, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center, released on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018. Alessandra Tarantino AP Photo

Catholic churches move to name molesting priests, but victims say it’s too little, too late

October 08, 2018 04:00 AM