“We now see that when they want to, the pope and his men can drop everything and focus relentlessly on a single issue (ie the impending war with IRAQ) they deem gravely important.

“We now see that when they want to, the pope and his men can drop everything and focus relentlessly on a single issue (ie the impending war with IRAQ) they deem gravely important. Plainly, Rome does not see the sex-abuse crisis as a priority.”