Rembert Weakland

Several correspondents have asked about the decision to publish Archbishop Rembert Weakland’s article (“Looking Forward,” see page 18), especially in the light of our criticism of Cardinal Bernard Law’s visibility at the bishops’ recent meeting in Saint Louis (“Learning Curve,” July 18). As Weakland acknowledges in his essay, he is acutely aware of the feelings of betrayal caused by his actions, which included his decision to pay an out-...

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