Category Archives: Clerical sexual predators

My own backyard

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Yes, we are back home.  I’m not certain how long we’ll be back but we are definitely back for a spell.  Please keep the prayers going.   Our grandson is holding his own, but as we have learned during the past … Continue reading

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Two sex abuse charges dropped against priest after complainant dies

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Ottawa Citizen Updated: August 27, 2018 Andrew Duffy William Barry McGrory leaves the court house in Ottawa Friday Nov 25, 2016. Tony Caldwell / Postmedia Network Two historic sex abuse charges have been dropped against an Ottawa priest after one … Continue reading

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“Father Joe, convicted of theft and fraud, returns to serve Catholic faithful in Ottawa” & related article

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Ottawa Citizen Updated: September 19, 2018 Andrew Duffy APRIL 1, 2009 – Father Joe LeClair, photographed inside Blessed Sacrament Church in the Glebe. Wayne Cuddington / Ottawa Citizen Rev. Joseph LeClair — Father Joe to his legion of supporters — … Continue reading

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“Kerala priest accused of influencing nun to withdraw sex abuse case” & related article

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Following the nun’s accusation, a number of other nuns and even a few priests have raised allegations against the bishop Gulf News India Published: 13:51 July 29, 2018 Akhel Mathew, Correspondent Image Credit: Twitter A nun at the church’s convent … Continue reading

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Pope Francis accepts resignation of Archbishop Philip Wilson

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The Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court. Picture: AAP Sam Buckingham-Jones Journalist 12:35AM July 31, 2018 The Pope has effectively sacked Philip Wilson after the Adelaide archbishop refused to stand down despite being the most senior Catholic to … Continue reading

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“US Vatican cardinal: “Not once did I even suspect” McCarrick” & related articles

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ABC News VATICAN CITY — Jul 31, 2018, 4:49 PM ET By Nicole Winfield, associated press The Associated PressCardinal Kevin Farrell, head of the Vatican’s family and laity office, talks during an interview with The Associated Press in office in … Continue reading

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Time permitting

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We are back from a wonderful visit to Scotland and Ireland.  The scenery was spectacular – oohs and aaahs at the top of virtually every hill and around every bend in the road – and there was no lack of … Continue reading

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Finally

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Finally a chance to give an update . I’ve had difficulty with connections  and re-charging my tablet. First, our grandson is doing really really well. In the past two days his body has shown signs of accepting the new bone … Continue reading

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Unable to open new pages where new ones needed

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Another one of those ‘read it and weep’ articles:  for so so many reasons. 28 June 2018:  Accused priests. Millions in quiet payouts. And it was all kept on a list Time is scarce for me right now, so I … Continue reading

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“Court document lists $15 million in quiet sex-abuse settlements by London diocese” & related article

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Toronto StarThu., June 28, 2018 By Sandro ContentaFeature WriterMary OrmsbyFeature Writer A decade-long court battle between the Roman Catholic Diocese of London and its insurance company has disclosed $15 million in largely secret settlements to people who sued priests for … Continue reading

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