July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 17:04

Only one in seven of those polled believes that the Vatican and bishops are actually intervening in solving a problem that has crippled the church in recent years, according to a survey conducted by the SW Research pollster for Newsweek Polska weekly....
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 17:02

The Philadelphia prison that Pope Francis plans to visit during his U.S. trip houses a former church official jailed for his handling of abuse complaints. Monsignor William Lynn is serving a three-year prison term after being convicted of endangering...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:59

If you think that Catholic priests are the only men of the cloth who molest children, think again. There is a streak of denial in Protestant churches as wide as the River Jordan. They think it can’t happen in their churches. But it does and with alarming...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:56

A Sunrise man used his position as a Voodoo priest to have sex with multiple women and an underage girl, telling them they were cursed or had "bad spirits" and needed to be cleansed, police said. Brogenet Cinor, 48, was arrested June 19 on a charge of...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:54

A Waterbury priest who has served in New Haven and East Haven and once ran the St. Francis Home for Children has been suspended as a result of accusations that he sexually abused a minor at the school. The Rev. Jeremiah N. Murasso has been pastor of two...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:52

The Catholic Church is appealing a claim from government officials in Oslo, Norway that the church pay $5.1 million in compensation for participating in fraudulent practices. The Oslo diocese, its bishop and its financial officer are accused of fraudulently...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:44

DOLORES ATWOOD, THE woman at the centre of former archbishop Richard Burke’s defamation action against RTÉ has said that she is “very happy” with the judgement. Earlier the case was settled, although RTÉ confirmed that they had paid no damages in the...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:41

A Catholic priest currently working in Waterbury is out on administrative leave after an allegation surfaced involving the sexual abuse of a minor. The claim comes more than 20 years later and from the priest’s time in New Haven at a facility that no...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:40

God moves in mysterious ways — particularly when it comes to Los Angeles real estate. And few transactions have proved more mystifying of late than conflicting attempts by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles and a group of nuns under its supervision...
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July 3 2015 6 03 /07 /July /2015 16:39

Beginning in the spring of 2016, Rome's Pontifical Gregorian University will begin offering an intensive one-semester diploma program on the safeguarding of minors and the prevention of sex abuse by clergy. A new one semester diploma course in the protection...
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July 2 2015 5 02 /07 /July /2015 19:53

Another friar at a monastery in Altoona has taken his own life following what appears to be an investigation by state officials. The Blair County Coroner’s Office confirmed Wednesday that David Kaczmarek died by means of hanging. His death was ruled a...
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July 2 2015 5 02 /07 /July /2015 19:52

CARDINAL George Pell must step down from his position at the Vatican, according to a top advisor to the pope. Peter Saunders was specifically chosen by Pope Francis in late 2014 to act as the Church's commissioner for the protection of children. He described...
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July 2 2015 5 02 /07 /July /2015 19:47

A former Catholic archbishop has told the High Court he had sexual experiences with a number of other people while he was a bishop in Nigeria. Richard Burke, 66, from Tipperary is continuing his cross-examination in his action for defamation against RTÉ...
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July 2 2015 5 02 /07 /July /2015 19:46

IT'S been just over a year since the Royal Commission into Institutional Child Sexual Abuse heard the harrowing stories from victims of paedophile Marist Brothers at St Carthage's in Lismore in the 1980s, but it's still unclear when the commission will...
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July 2 2015 5 02 /07 /July /2015 19:43

Young people who spend their childhoods in Out of Home Care are finding it virtually impossible to access their own case files because the process is choked in red tape, the Royal Commission has heard. As the Commission continued its examination of institutional...
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  • Ann Free Spirit
  • I am a Survivor of Childhood Abuse and Childhood Sexual Abuse, in two Catholic Church Orphanages, Christchurch New Zealand. 1941 to 1965. Awareness,  and to Stop Child Sexual Abuse, Committed by the Catholic Church and other Denomination Worldwide.
  • I am a Survivor of Childhood Abuse and Childhood Sexual Abuse, in two Catholic Church Orphanages, Christchurch New Zealand. 1941 to 1965. Awareness, and to Stop Child Sexual Abuse, Committed by the Catholic Church and other Denomination Worldwide.

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