Pope Will Send Delegate to Investigate Bishop Barros Accusations in Chile

In a statement issued on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, the Vatican announced that Pope Francis has appointed Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta as the delegate to investigate the allegations against Chilean Bishop Barros.  According to the statement, Pope Francis has asked Archbishop Scicluna to travel to Santiago, Chile, “to listen to those who have expressed the desire to submit items in their possession.”

Click here to review news of this appointment as reported in the National Catholic Register.