On confession, where does confidentiality end?

Crikey readers weigh in on the big issues of the day.

Priest confession

Jim Hart writes: Re. “Hollingworth’s holey logic on secrecy of the confessional” (yesterday). Amanda Gearing is probably right that most Australians would not agree with Peter Hollingworth’s view on the secrecy of the confessional, nevertheless there are some practical and ethical issues that get obscured behind our immediate response to crimes of this nature.

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