UN panel questions Vatican record on child sex abuse

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Priests and nuns arrive at the inauguration Mass of Pope Francis at St. Peter's square on Tuesday (March 19) at the Vatican. RNS photo by Andrea Sabbadini

Priests and nuns arrive at the inauguration Mass of Pope Francis at St. Peter's square on Tuesday (March 19) at the Vatican. RNS photo by Andrea Sabbadini

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VATICAN CITY (RNS) According to the “List of Issues” submitted by the U.N. Committee on the Rights of the Child, the Vatican will have to explain the measures it has put in place to “ensure that no member of the clergy currently accused of sexual abuse be allowed to remain in contact with children.”