Italian paper ties Pope’s resignation to Vatican gay scandal
Pope's spokesman won't confirm or deny, but "Vatileaks" is central to Pope Benedict XVI's decision to leave, claims La Repubblica.
The sudden resignation of Pope Benedict XVI followed revelations that high-ranking homosexual Vatical prelates were being blackmailed, according to an article published Thursday by the Italian newspaper La Repubblica.
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