Vatican takes over scandal-hit Catholic society on eve of pope's trip to Peru

Peruvian founder of Sodalitium Christianae Vitae accused of sexual abuseVictims denounce Vatican’s handling and protests likely during pontiff’s visitThe Vatican has taken over a Peru-based Catholic movement whose founder was accused of sexual and psychological abuse, just days before Pope Francis starts a trip to Chile and Peru where the sexual abuse scandal is expected to play out on the sidelines.A Vatican statement said the congregation for religious orders had issued a decree naming a commissioner to take over the Sodalitium Christianae Vitae, a conservative movement that has chapters and...

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By: The Guardian - Wednesday, 10 January

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