Monthly Archives: July 2010

Out of the ordinary

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I added the Father Leo Campbell csb page last night.   A few bits and pieces… I had heard “stories” about Father Campbell for years.  Word of the lawsuit was not truly a big surprise, at least for me personally.  Campbell was … Continue reading

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Another Basilian teacher

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Another Basilian teacher for the Accused list…. That’s right.  Another one. Father Leo Campbell csb will be added to the list of “Accused” this evening. Campbell, a Basilian priest, died 2008.  Campbell’s death came days after allegations of sexual abuse … Continue reading

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Of interest

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I did some gardening today – finally got my tomato plants in.  I doubt that I will see a good crop of tomatoes from them, but I’ll give it a shot. One again a hot muggy day – those hours working … Continue reading

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Foolish

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A bad day for the Don Grecco victims.  The sentencing of the ex-priest-child-molester has been delayed yet again: 16 July 2010:  Grecco scheduled to be in court Does Grecco really have to be in court for the sentence to be pronounced?  … Continue reading

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What is he trying to say?

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Tomorrow, Friday 16 July 2010, is sentencing day for ex priest-convicted-child-molester Don Grecco.  I won’t hold my breath anticipating a sentence which fits the crime, but, we shall see.  Hope springs eternal 🙂 Keep the victims in your prayers.  **** … Continue reading

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What happened?

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Justice Robert Selkirk ruled that eight charges against Monsignor Robert Borne should not proceed to trial, and in the process three of five complainants were cast into oblivion: 15 July 2010: Eight charges dropped This has to be absolutely devastating for … Continue reading

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Any news?

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I have posted the Prince article I mentioned.  July 2010:   The Story of Bernard Prince Actually I have just re-posted it.  The first scan wasn’t very good so I decided to re-do it. **** I have been checking the Windsor … Continue reading

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Why?

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A few quick comments:  (1)  I have added a few dates and a picture to the Monsignor Robert Borne page.  Borne is scheduled to appear in court today.  I believe the judge will render a decision as to whether or … Continue reading

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More on a prep. seminary

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A little more information on St. Pius X preparatory seminary.  As I noted on the Father Bill Allen page, St. Pius X was initially opened in 1958 as a prep seminary.  One of it’s purposes was to relieve the shortage … Continue reading

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Dear Lord help us!

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So, another priest has been charged, this one an 80-year-old from the the Archdiocese of Ottawa, Ontario, Father Bill Allen. At or shortly after the time charges were laid, Archbishop Terrence Prendergast issued pres release.  I blogged my first thoughts … Continue reading

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