Cardinal Bernard Law's Funeral Held In The VaticanPlay
The funeral for Cardinal Bernard Law, the former archbishop of Boston who resigned after his role in the Catholic church's sexual abuse scandal was revealed, was held on Thursday morning. Pope Francis gave the Final Commendation during the service in St. Peter's Basilica.
NPR's Sylvia Poggioli attended the service.
Sylvia Poggioli, NPR's Senior European Correspondent. She tweets @spoggioli1.
This segment aired on December 21, 2017.