Belfast Telegraph

Bishop resignation was an inevitability

By Alf McCreary

There have been some voices trying to speak up for the recently resigned Catholic Bishop of Dromore, John McAreavey.

It is a tragedy that a man who gave long service to his church has ended his career in this way.

However, given his lack of judgment in certain aspects of dealing with the case of notorious paedophile Fr Malachy Finnegan, his resignation was sadly inevitable.

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