We can only move forward when we name the evil of clericalism

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Bishops and priests attend Pope Francis' celebration of Mass marking the feast of Sts. Peter and Paul in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican June 29. (CNS/Paul Haring)

Editor's note: National Catholic Reporter was made aware that this commentary contained several unattributed phrases and material from unnamed sources. NCR takes plagiarism seriously and has therefore removed this text. A Catholic News Service report published June 18, 2019, has more information. 

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