VATICAN CITY – U2 frontman Bono has described Pope Francis as being “aghast” about intercourse abuse within the Catholic Church.
The Irish singer met privately with Francis on Wednesday on the Vatican resort the place the pope lives, to debate themes that Bono advised reporters included “the wild beast that’s capitalism” and sustainable improvement.
Bono mentioned that as a result of Francis visited Eire lately, they spoke concerning the pontiff’s “emotions about what has occurred within the church.”
The Irish church’s popularity is stained by instances of pedophile clergymen and systematic abuse cover-ups.
Bono mentioned he advised Francis the way it appears to some that abusers are extra protected than victims and “you possibly can see the ache in his face, and I felt he was honest.”
Francis is underneath stress to disclose what he knew about abusers.