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Celibacy does not explain priestly abuse, says report

Karen Terry, principal investigator for the John Jay College report, speaks during a press conference (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)

But 1960s generation of priests lacked ‘careful preparation for a celibate life’, according to long-awaited John Jay report