Author Archives: Sylvia

“What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world…”

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I have procrastinated long enough…. There are several matters which I must address, specifically (1) my health, (2) the status of Sylvia’s Site First, from the bottom of my heart, thank you!  Thank you each and every one for your … Continue reading

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Prayers please

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A very very belated post to quickly explain my current situation and ask for your prayers. Tomorrow at noon (Monday) I will be undergoing surgery to remove a tumor from my left kidney.  The growth was discovered early last January.  … Continue reading

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It’s nearly ‘over’

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Well, it’s nearly ‘over’: 03 December 2020:  “‘I keep asking why,’ victim tells court during Barry McGrory sentencing hearing” & related article I commend the victims who had the courage to see these charges through , and I pray for … Continue reading

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Court reserves decision in Father MacKenzie extradition review

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Father Robert MacKenzie, fighting extradition to Scotland on sex abuse allegations, applied for a judicial review of a surrender order. Regina Leader Post Updated: December 4, 2019 Heather Polischuk, Regina Leader-Post Father Robert MacKenzie, appearing for an appeal of an … Continue reading

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“Unravelling church secrets – The Fifth Estate” & “Prey” a TVO documentary

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“Unravelling church secrets”   (The Fifth Estate) from The Fifth Estate website In an investigation into clergy abuse within the Roman Catholic Church in Canada, we follow abuse survivors on their quest for accountability. They are demanding that church officials … Continue reading

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Prey (the documentary)

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From TVO (TV Ontario) website. Unfortunately this can only viewed by those in Canada.

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Extraditions

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A priest and former Scottish Benedictine monk lost his fight against extradition from Australia to Scotland to face six men who allege he “engaged in acts of physical and sexual abuse” against them when they were between 11 and 15 … Continue reading

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Basilian Fathers lose appeal

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The Basilians of Toronto lost their appeal of the jury decisions re punitive damages and economic damages in the Rod MacLeod /Hod  Marshall sex abuse trial 25 October 2019:     MacLeod v Marshall (Ontario Court of  Appeal) 25 October 2019:  “Basilian … Continue reading

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Chaldeon priest who made a “mistake” off to prison

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It is confirmed: the trial of Monsignor James Patrick Robertson will continue in December: 06 December 2019: continuation of trial, 09:30 am, Corner Brook Courthouse (82 Mt. Bernard Avenue) Please keep the complainant in your prayers. ***** Father Amer Saka, … Continue reading

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Monsignor’s trial continues in December

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As mentioned before, Father Cecil Noronha has entered into a peace bond and the three charges against him were withdrawn. I have not been able to get a copy of the peace bond but did find out what the conditions are.  … Continue reading

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