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Guam archbishop denies sex abuse allegations

The head of the Catholic Church in Guam has denied sexual abuse allegations after the Vatican appointed an administrator to perform his duties while an investigation is underway.

Presumptive Philippine president-elect Davao City Mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte is planning to visit the Vatican to make a personal apology to the pope for calling him a “son of a whore,” the politician’s spokesman said yesterday.

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POPE Francis sought to give new life to his efforts to help Syrian refugees when he visited the Greek island of Lesbos some two weeks ago, then brought back with him to the Vatican 12 Syrians in three families. The three families had fled Syria for Turkey, then set out for Greece across the Aegean Sea, and reached Lesbos where they found hundreds of other refugees all seeking to move on to central Europe.

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