US Catholic Church reports big rise in sex-abuse allegations DAVID CRARY. Associated Press•May 31, 2019 NEW YORK (AP) — Quantifying its vast sex-abuse crisis, the U.S. Roman Catholic Church said Friday that allegations of child sex abuse by clerics more than doubled in its latest 12-month reporting period, […]
More Americans than ever are leaving the Catholic Church after the sex abuse scandal. Here’s why. Lindsay Schnell. USA TODAY•April 22, 2019 YORK, Pa. – On Palm Sunday, Barbara Hoover exited Brougher Chapel with a palm frond in her left hand. The 76-year-old retiree sized up the church in […]
Brazilian police arrest 106 people for child pornography. Evil waxing worse and worse, in diverse places around the world. They need 106 mill-stones in Brazil.
Brazilian police arrest 106 people for child pornography. Evil waxing worse and worse, in diverse places around the world. They need 106 mill-stones in Brazil. Associated Press•March 28, 2019 SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s justice ministry says more than 100 people have been arrested in an offensive against […]
Mississippi bishop: ‘Shattered lives’ amid clergy sex abuse EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS. Associated Press•March 19, 2019 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Catholic diocese in Mississippi on Tuesday released the names of 37 clergy members who it says have been credibly accused of sexually abusing children. Officials with the Diocese […]
German Catholics accused of ‘stonewalling’ by child abuse victims Frank ZELLER. AFP•March 14, 2019 Berlin (AFP) – Germany’s under-fire Catholic Church admitted Thursday it must urgently confront its child sex abuse scandal, but victims accused it of continued “stonewalling”, especially on compensation. As in Australia, Chile, France, Ireland […]
Cardinal offers resignation after conviction Associated Press•March 7, 2019 LYON, France (AP) — The Latest on a church sex abuse trial in France (all times local): 1:15 p.m. French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin is offering his resignation to the pope after being convicted of failing to report a pedophile […]
Convicted Australian cardinal to be sued over alleged abuse: reports AFP•March 3, 2019 Melbourne (AFP) – A man is set to sue convicted Australian Cardinal George Pell over child sex abuse allegations, reports said Monday, days after state prosecutors dropped his criminal case against the disgraced cleric. Pell […]
‘If We Don’t Get This Right, Our Churches Will Not Be a Safe Place for the Lost’: Southern Baptists at Crossroads over Sexual Abuse
‘If We Don’t Get This Right, Our Churches Will Not Be a Safe Place for the Lost’: Southern Baptists at Crossroads over Sexual Abuse 02-19-2019. CBN. The head of the Southern Baptist Convention is calling for a season of lament for what he describes as decades of inaction […]
Catholic Church ‘nowhere close’ to confronting global ‘epidemic’ of child sex abuse by priests. Rules governing the ‘ravenous wolf pack’ are being exposed by the light of truth. False Prophet is shirking back into the shadows from where he gets his influence.
Catholic Church ‘nowhere close’ to confronting global ‘epidemic’ of child sex abuse by priests Nick Squires.The Telegraph•February 19, 2019 The Catholic Church is “nowhere close” to enacting the reforms needed to stop the “epidemic” of sex abuse by predatory priests and bishops against children, campaigners warned on Tuesday. […]
Ravenous wolves in sheep’s clothing. Priest who abused boys, made 1 confess, sentenced to prison Associated Press•January 11, 2019 BROOKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania Roman Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two boys and making one of them say confession after the assaults was sentenced […]