Category Archives: Clerical sexual predators

Committed to stand trial

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Oh my, everything tied into the Cornwall sex abuse scandal and cover-up is so terribly terribly convoluted 🙁   In consequence, much of today was spent alternately sifting through files, looking for files and reading transcript – time now to call … Continue reading

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Convicted Moncton priest could face trial on new sex charge next year

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Yvon Arsenault is already in prison for molesting 9 boys in the 1970s CBC News Posted: Oct 19, 2017 12:18 PM AT      Last Updated: Oct 19, 2017 12:18 PM AT Yvon Arsenault, in a picture from February 2017, before he … Continue reading

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Funeral Thursday

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Father Bernie Cameron is dead: 15 October 2017:   Father Bernie Cameron Obituary Father Cameron, one of Cornwall’s “alleged” molesters,” died 15 October 2017 in the Cornwall Community Hospital.  His funeral is 2 pm Thursday 19 October 2017 at St. … Continue reading

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New postings.

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A belated Happy Canadian Thanksgiving.  A time to count and give thanks for the blessings in our lives – the blessings are always there, sometimes we have to look hard, but, they are there. There are a number of new … Continue reading

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Father Marcial Maciel Degollado (Marcial Maciel)

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Founder of the Legionaries of Christ In 1995 then Bishop of Alexandria-Cornwall Eugene Larocque invited the Legionaires of Christ to establish their French-speaking novitiate in the diocese.  Priests from the order assisted with religious education programs in Catholic schools. Two … Continue reading

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“Omer Desjardins faces charges of sexual nature for a fourth time” & original French text

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Radio Canada Published on Wednesday, October 04, 2017 [The following is a Google translation.  Scroll down for original French text] Former priest Omer Desjardins faces four counts of a sexual nature for acts allegedly committed in 1974 and 1975 in … Continue reading

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November court date

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The next court date for previously convicted Oblate priest Father Omer Desjardins is: 06 November 2017: 1 pm. “remand date,” court room # 102, Winnipeg Provincial courthouse (Main Floor, 408 York Ave.) A reminder that these charges were laid in … Continue reading

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Church calls for forgiveness

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Man who embezzled more than $350,000 says he was exploited by former parish priest Winnipeg Free Press Posted: 08/30/2017 3:00 AM | Last Modified: 08/31/2017 9:51 PM | By: Katie May A local archdiocese is advocating forgiveness for a former church administrator who … Continue reading

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No more excuses

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Earlier today I posted the following: 21 September 2017  “Pope candidly admits Church ‘arrived late’ in confronting abuse” & related article I said I would comment.  The article and what I have read elsewhere on the Holy Father’s comments annoyed … Continue reading

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“Pope candidly admits Church ‘arrived late’ in confronting abuse” & related article

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Reuters September 21, 2017 / 10:36 AM / Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis, in some of his most candid and personal comments on the sexual abuse of children by priests, said on Thursday that the Catholic Church … Continue reading

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