By Solène Tadié

Thomas Coex
A picture taken Oct. 4 in Paris shows a view of a press conference room on the eve of the release of the CIASE report into sexual abuse by Church officials.

The purpose of the 2,500-page CIASE report was not only to shed light on sexual abuse within the Church in France, but also to make recommendations to help the Church better address sexual abuse in the future.

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