French Catholics agree to sell property !

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France’s Catholic Church has said that it will sell its properties for funds to compensate thousands of victims who were sexually abused by the clergy in the past seven decades.

The measure was one of several measures announced by French bishops, one month after a landmark report on sexual abuse by clergy members in France. Éric de Moulins-Beaufort, the archbishop of Reims and the president of the Bishops’ Conference of France, told reporters, “We will ensure that no one is left behind.” Olivier Savignac, a member of De la parole aux actes, said , that a culture of opaqueness and secrecy had been “broken.”

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