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Pope curses ‘delinquent’ priests who withhold absolution

The Holy Father put aside a written speech, describing it as “boring”, and delivered an off-the-cuff address to seminarians from Barcelona, Spain, in which he frequently used foul language. According to reports, Francis also used his speech to rant against “f***ing careerists who f*** up the lives of others”. [1]