Confession can be place where church fights abuse, Jesuit says

Jesuit Father Hans Zollner, a leading expert on child protection, speaks during a symposium at Fordham University in New York City in this March 26, 2019, file photo. Father Zollner said the church needs to better instruct priests on helping abuse victims who come forward in confession and on their obligations if an abuser confesses. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)