Holocaust deniers like Williamson will find no sympathetic ear or place of refuge in the Catholic Church, of which he is not --- and may never become --- a member.
Mark Silk at SpiritualPolitics observes:
Without criticizing the pope, [Mahony has] seized on Williamson's Holocaust foot-dragging to take the next step and send him back into outer darkness. It will be interesting to see if any of his peers follow his lead.
Most importantly, what plans does the Pope Benedict XVI have now?