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Archbishop Christophe Pierre, the Vatican nuncio to the United States, speaks Aug. 19 during the Rimini Meeting, an annual event sponsored by the Communion and Liberation movement. The U.S. bishops are "deeply committed" to facing the reality of clerical sexual abuse and the history of covering it up, said Pierre. (CNS /courtesy Rimini Meeting)