1994: The Catholic Church- ecclesiastical sins

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The Catholic Church announces a commitment “to repent of past ecclesiastical sins as prelude to the celebration of Christianity’s third millennium.  ‘It is time,’ John Paul says, ‘to examine the past with courage, to assign responsibility where it is due in a review of the long history of humanity.’”

To: 
General public
From: 
Catholic Church
Year of Apology: 
1994
Footnote: 
Woodward, Kenneth L. “Who’s Sorry Now?” Newsweek. July 17, 1995.