< >

 

Cardinal Keith O’Brien Resigns As Archbishop

Britain’s most senior Roman Catholic cleric, Cardinal Keith O’Brien, is stepping down as leader of the Scottish Catholic Church.

It follows allegations – which he contests – of inappropriate behaviour towards priests dating from the 1980s.

In a statement, he apologised to those he had offended during his ministry.

The cardinal confirmed he would not take part in the election for a successor to the Pope – leaving Britain unrepresented in the election.

Source: BBC

Read more

Tags: , ,


 

Follow Us for Live Updates


Please Share Us Now!