Francis too had known for some time about McCarrick’s bad conduct, his grooming of young people and seminarians, taking them on outings and then to bed

    Francis also immediately promoted as cardinals

    Godfried Danneels, one who prides himself on having been the kingmaker in the election of Jorge Mario Bergoglio as pope, together with that “mafia of

    Óscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga … continuous homosexual activity with his seminarians

    Battista Ricca … he lived with his lover at the nunciature, whom he had brought down there from Switzerland

    Francis knows this, and yet he has promoted Ricca as prelate of the IOR