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Pope on pilgrimage in nation hit by sex scandal
Pope on pilgrimmage in nation hit by sex scandal
Pope arrives in Malta, escapes ash ban
VALLETTA, Malta — Pope Benedict XVI on Saturday began a brief pilgrimage to this heavily Catholic island, saying “our sins” have wounded the church in Malta, where victims of sex abuse by clergy hope to meet with him.
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Pope may meet with abuse victims in Malta
VATICAN CITY — In a key test, Pope Benedict XVI makes his first foreign trip since the clerical sex abuse scandal erupted when he visits heavily Catholic Malta this weekend — and all eyes will be on whether he meets abuse victims as he has said he is prepared to do.
Pope visits Malta mid-month, sex abuse cases await