Members of Chile’s bishops conference Luis Fernando Ramos Perez (R) and Juan Ignacio Gonzalez give a press conference, on May 18, 2018 in Vatican. After three days of meetings with Pope Francis at the Vatican, thirty-four Chilean bishops have tendered their resignation to the pontiff over a child sex abuse scandal within the Church in Chile, a spokesman for the bishops said today. – “We, all the bishops present in Rome, have tendered our resignation to the Holy Father so that he may decide freely for each of us,” the spokesman announced to the press. (Photo by Vincenzo PINTO / AFP) (Photo credit should read VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)