CATHOLICS LASH OUT AT CHURCH LEADERS WITH THEIR WALLETS

Catholics lash out at church leaders with their wallets (you can too!) Posted on October 3, 2018 by OVD Administrator Catholics lash out at church leaders with their wallets https://www.marketwatch.com/story/catholics-skip-the-collection-plate-amid-moral-catastrophe-of-pennsylvanias-sex-abuse-cover-up-2018-08-20 ( You can too!…) For your convenience, this PDFhttp://ourvoiceinthediocese.com/ovd/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181003_non_cathedraticum.pdf is printable with the following useful text: This donation is not part of the normal Sunday … [Read more…]

The Vatican Placed An Alleged Sex Abuser In A Home Near A School. They Didn’t Tell The School

October 1, 2018 A Kansas elementary school says it had no idea that a former Catholic cardinal alleged to have abused several young men over the course of several decades was placed in a rectory just next door, KansasCity.com reports. Theodore McCarrick resigned as a cardinal back in July after a review board discovered credible … [Read more…]

Clergy sex abuse not about gay priests, top psychologist says

PHILADELPHIA — Misconceptions people may have about sexual abuse, sexual harassment and homosexuality as elements of the ongoing crisis in the church can hinder efforts to address it, according to a leading psychologist and expert on the crisis. The complex nature of each of the elements can make it “hard for the average Catholic in … [Read more…]

Portland Archdiocese releases secret documents on priest sexual abuse

The Archdiocese of Portland has made available previously secret documents involving priest sexual abuse in Oregon. The documents are being released as part of the bankruptcy settlement plan that paid more than $50 million to about 175 victims of clergy sexual abuse. In 2004, Portland became the first archdiocese in the country to seek bankruptcy … [Read more…]