Church sex scandals test Ireland's faith | Ireland News | Al Jazeera

Church sex scandals test Ireland's faith

Staunchly Catholic nation sees congregations shrink to all-time lows in aftermath of scandals.

    Congregations in Ireland have never been smaller, as disillusionment has flourished after a series of sex scandals that have destroyed lives and bankrupted dioceses.  

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from Dublin.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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