Sex Scandal & Cover-Up

Updates on the growing homosexual predation scandal surrounding McCarrick & all those involved.


Praying Priest (Credit: Thoom from Shutterstock via The American Conservative)

The Vulnerability Of Priests

. . .here’s a side of the story we rarely hear: the sister of a Catholic priest in Duluth says her brother was falsely accused & hung out to dry by his bishop. . .

by Rod Dreher

From St. Paul to the USCCB: From Rebukes To Silence – Dustin Siggins, The Stream
Reckoning with the Baltimore Fiasco – Stephen B. White, The Catholic Thing
Grieved Catholics Should Consider Financially Boycotting Their Church – Christopher Jacobs
Video: A Few Good Men & The Present Crisis – Fr. Z’s Blog
As the Iron Bell Tolls – Carlos Caso-Rosendi
Winona-Rochester Diocese to File for Bankruptcy Amid Abuse Lawsuits – CNA via The CWR
Iowa Bishop Says Diocese Never Tried to Cover Up Abuse by a Former Priest – J. Fox, Crux
San Jose Bishop Names 15 Priests Accused of Child Sex Abuse – California Catholic Daily
Polish Bishops Ask Forgiveness of Sexual-Abuse Victims – National Catholic Register
French Bishops Create a Commission to Look Into Sexual Abuse – Claire Giangravè, Crux
Church in Chile to Sign an Accord with Prosecutor’s Office for Investigation – The CWR
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Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego (Credit: Church Militant)

No One Knew More Than Brian Sipe on the Sexual Abuse in the Church, Whom Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego Dismissed

(the title was written in haste & incorrectly –Editor)

. . .About the list, Podles said, “Yeah, its conjecture.  I mean it’s—well some of it’s certain like McCarrick certainly. . .Sipe knew about McCarrick . . . as did McElroy. . .

by Tim O’Neill,

of California Catholic Daily

NBC News’ ‘Alt-Right Catholic’ Smear – Rod Dreher
Pp. Francis Has Mobilized Papacy’s Absolute Monarchy Against Justice – The Federalist
Bishops Should Have Ignored Vatican Order On Reform – Dustin Siggins, The Stream
The Western Province of Jesuits Plans to Release List of Accused Abusers – Calif. C. Daily
Did California Launch a Catholic Priest Sex Abuse Probe? – California Catholic Daily

Missouri Bishop Calls for a Greater Lay Role in Church, Including Abuse Probes – Crux
Archdiocese of New Orleans Releases a List of 57 Abuser Clergymen – J. McConaughey, Crux
N.J. Diocese to Form a Compensation Program for Child Victims of Clerical Abuse – NC Rgstr
Italian Bishops’ Conference Establishes National Center for Youth Protection – NC Register
Mexican Bishops Discussing Commission to Address the Abuse of Minors – The CWR
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Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego (Credit: California Catholic Daily)

The Scandal of Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego

. . .crisis in the pews. . .

from The San Diego Union-Tribune

via the California Catholic Daily

Pope Francis: ‘The Face Of The Scandal’ – Rod Dreher
The Pope Owns This – Msgr. Charles Pope, National Catholic Register
What Should We Do? – Fr. Gerald E. Murray, The Catholic Thing
Convicted in Child Porn Case, Rogue Priest Still Preaching – A.P. via Crux
They Just Don’t Get It – Matthew Archbold, National Catholic Register
The Vatican Intervention in Baltimore – Philip Lawler, First Things
Cupich Denies He & Wuerl Hatched Rival Plan Before Baltimore – Christopher White, Crux
Where to Now, Bishops? & Laity? – Rod Dreher
Legatus Withholding 2019 Vatican Tithe – Rod Dreher
Synodality Upended – C.C. Pecknold, First Things
Bishops: Brothers In A Dysfunctional Family – Rod Dreher
To Understand the Crisis – Carlos Caso-Rosendi, The Catholic Thing
Lay Faithful Send Bishops a Message in Baltimore: ‘Silence Stops Now’ – Pet. Jesserer Smith
Cardinals Cupich & Wuerl Collaborated on Alternative Sex-Abuse Proposal – NC Register
True Healing for Our Church Depends on What the US Bishops Do Next – Michael Warsaw
The Vatican, U.S. Bishops Sued by 6 Men Over Allegations of Sex Abuse – California C. Daily
While New Legislation Waits for Rome, Revival of Leadership Can Start at Home – NCRegister
To Help Fight Sex Abuse, Catholic Group Offers Guide to the News – CNA via The CWR
Survivors Demand Justice for Abuses in Chilean Seminary – Inés San Martín, Crux
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