Bishop Barros – the story so far | The Catholic Herald

by Nicole Winfield | AP posted Tuesday, 6 Feb 2018 Bishop Juan Barros attends his first Mass at the Cathedral of St Matthew in Osorno with protestors gathered in the pews (CNS) Here’s what you need to know about the Bishop Barros affair Pope Francis’s appointment of Bishop Juan Barros to head the small diocese of Osorno, Chile encountered opposition when it was announced three years ago and has contributed to a credibility crisis for Continue Reading →

The Remnant Newspaper – Vatican Watch…So Much for Pope’s Child Protection Commission

Written by  Elizabeth Yore “It is the Argentine attitude: Suppress and ignore”  V.S.Naipaul, The Return of Eva Peron In the summer of 2011, the Puyehue Volcano near the Chilean city of Osorno, erupted sending a cloud of ash billowing into the Chilean skies and blanketing the farmlands with cinders. Perhaps Mother Nature was prescient, anticipating the upcoming volcanic reaction by Osorno Catholics to the appointment of the much despised and discredited Bishop Juan Barros by Continue Reading →