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What Do the Church’s Victims Deserve?

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The Catholic Church is turning to outside arbiters to reckon with its history of sexual abuse. But skeptics argue that its legacy of evasion continues. The New Yorker 08 April 2019    5:00 A.M.  (15 April edition) By Paul Elie Some … Continue reading

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The unhappy leadership history of St. Luke’s Institute

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Catholic Culture Apr 25, 2017 By Phil Lawler There’s irony in the news that a laicized priest, who once ran a counseling center, has agreed to counseling as a condition of his parole. In case you missed the story, Edward … Continue reading

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“Joliet priest says diocese failed to follow protocol to protect children” & related article

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The Chicago Tribune 17 January 2017 By  Christy Gutowski Rev. Peter G. Jankowski, pastor of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Joliet, poses on Jan. 12, 2017.   (Zbigniew Bzdak / Chicago Tribune) Standing before parishioners in his historic Joliet church, the … Continue reading

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Does he have the best interests of victims in mind?

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Further to my blog of 19 November I Making the problem go away  regarding the latest on the St. Mary’s International School / Brothers of Christian Instruction sex abuse scandal, I started posting a comment on what was to be … Continue reading

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Sex Abuse Scandals Cost US Catholic Church Nearly $3 Billion Over 8 Years

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The Christian Post April 3, 2014|9:13 am By Leonardo Blair , CP Reporter (Photo: Reuters/Stefano Rellandini) A Vatican security agent stands among the priests as Pope Francis leads a mass in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican, May 19, 2013. … Continue reading

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Message from Archbishop of Newark John. J. Myers re Father Michael Fugee and resignation of Vicar General (VIDEO)

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Diocesan priest placed on leave following allegations of sexual misconduct in Cambria Co.

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WJACTV.com 24 August 2012 By  WJAC Web Staff HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. — The Bishop of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown has placed Rev. George D. Koharchik, pastor of Saint Catherine of Siena Parish in Mount Union, on leave from active ministry in … Continue reading

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Phoenix Diocese misses abuse-reporting deadline

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It said it would detail sex abuse in Phoenix The Republic | azcentral.com 17 August 2012 10:01 PM by Michael Clancy The Diocese of Phoenix has missed its self-imposed deadline to publish details of how many priests have been accused … Continue reading

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Seminarian screening aims to prevent abuse

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The National Catholic Reporter 02 August 2012 By Monica Clark SANTA CLARA, Calif. — When the U.S. bishops adopted the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People in 2002 to put an end to the sexual abuse of … Continue reading

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Diocese publishing list of priests removed during past decade

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The Catholic Courier 06 June 2012 EDITOR’S NOTE: On June 6, 2012, the Diocese of Rochester published on its website a categorized list of priests who have been removed from ministry since the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops issued its … Continue reading

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