Most damagingly for Benedict XVI, his home country of Germany is dealing with the revelation that an abusive priest was allowed to abuse again, while Benedict was his boss as Archbishop of Munich.
Is a letter enough? Should he step down? Or is he being made a scapegoat for what’s happened?
Update to the Blog, Robert Chesal from Radio Netherlands Worldwide is a guest on our programme and has been talking about the Child Abuse scandal in the Netherlands. If you want to know more here are his articles