The [Catholic] Church did not forsake the Nazis. She may try to maintain that any action undertaken to help them flee justice was carried out by persons acting as individuals representing their own interests. However, the collective magnitude of these actions, the number of people involved, and the resources used in terms of money, properties and personnel, tell a different story… It was a Church operation.
—David Ranan Double Cross: the Code of The Catholic Church
[h/t to Stephen Law]