World War Z? Zollner’s resignation and the credibility of papal reform

Fr. Hans Zollner, one of the best-known faces of Vatican-led reform efforts on child protection, has abruptly resigned from the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, saying a raft of “structural and practical issues . . . led me to disassociate myself” from the commission. That flatly contradicts the official explanation for his resignation.