Article by Leo Zagami

Crisis deepens at the heart of the Vatican financial institutions as one of the Pope’s closest collaborators, Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta, has just received an international arrest warrant.

While Cardinal Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, told CNA this week that he is the one responsible for arranging a controversial loan for the purchase of a bankrupt Italian hospital, acriminal prosecutor in Argentina has requested the arrest of Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta, who is accused of sexually abusing two seminarians. Zanchetta is suspended from a position at the Vatican’s central bank, where he was appointed an “assessor” by Pope Francis two years ago.

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