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Aggregated news and commentary from across the web regarding cover-up of the sexual abuse scandal.

A Time for Anger

A Time for Anger

In the eleventh chapter of John’s Gospel, we are told that Jesus wept over the death of His friend Lazarus. It’s commonly believed this was simply our Lord expressing his ...
RORATE CÆLI: Bishops Should Immediately Dispense Priests and Faithful from the Horrors of Traditionis Custodes

RORATE CÆLI: Bishops Should Immediately Dispense Priests and Faithful from the Horrors of Traditionis Custodes

Rorate Caeli, Editors
We at Rorate Caeli are gratified and edified by the generous paternal and pastoral approach that many bishops, particularly those in the Anglo-French sphere, have taken as a response to ...
BRAVO! Bishop Baldacchino Denies Pro-Abort Politician Communion

BRAVO! Bishop Baldacchino Denies Pro-Abort Politician Communion

Daily Caller, Staff
New Mexico Democrat announced Saturday that his bishop denied him communion amid debate among Catholics and public figures over the reception of the Holy Eucharist by pro-abortion politicians. “I was ...
In the Midst of Crisis, Be Driven by Faith, Not by Fear

In the Midst of Crisis, Be Driven by Faith, Not by Fear

In our days, we are seeing an intensification of the spiritual battle as the situation within the Catholic Church continues to deteriorate. Battles have casualties, and some of those casualties ...
Aquinas' Advice for Dealing with Bad Bishops

Aquinas’ Advice for Dealing with Bad Bishops

What attitude should a Catholic take toward cruel and arbitrary prelates – for example, those who endlessly stir up division and then shamelessly blame the division on those who note ...
“Hellish Noise” Coming From Vatican-Owned Party Pad in London

“Hellish Noise” Coming From Vatican-Owned Party Pad in London

Evening Standard, Staff
Residents at a luxury London flat owned by the Vatican have issued numerous complaints over what they describe as “hellish noise” coming from the £30,000 per week property. Some residents ...
Fasting For Priests and Bishops

Fasting For Priests and Bishops

Your browser does not support the video tag. Sidelined priests ousted by wayward bishops is a common theme these days. But a new group in the Garden State is working ...
A Widow’s Hunt for the Priest Who Preyed on Her Husband

A Widow’s Hunt for the Priest Who Preyed on Her Husband

Peter Fatovich seemed a happily married father of four when he took his own life in 1994. His wife would search for decades to uncover the tragic truth behind his ...
Norwich Becomes 26th US Diocese to Declare Bankruptcy Due To Sexual Abuse Crisis

Norwich Becomes 26th US Diocese to Declare Bankruptcy Due To Sexual Abuse Crisis

A Roman Catholic diocese in Connecticut filed for federal bankruptcy protection on Thursday, July 15, to resolve dozens of lawsuits alleging the abuse of teenage students decades ago at the ...
Francis Cancels Summorum Pontificum

Francis Cancels Summorum Pontificum

Pope Francis abrogated Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s historic decree on the Traditional Latin Mass (TLM) Friday morning, sending seismic shock waves across the Catholic Church. “Previous norms, instructions, permissions and customs ...
President of Vatican Financial Authority had 'Consulting' Deal with Secretariat of State

President of Vatican Financial Authority had ‘Consulting’ Deal with Secretariat of State

The Pillar, Staff
Vatican prosecutors are investigating a potential financial conflict of interest for the former head of the Holy See’s financial watchdog authority, which leads anti-corruption efforts and other financial oversight duties ...
LISTEN: Defrocked Catholic Priest Richard Lavigne in Deathbed Tapes: ‘I Assume I’m Going to Heaven’

LISTEN: Defrocked Catholic Priest Richard Lavigne in Deathbed Tapes: ‘I Assume I’m Going to Heaven’

Until his last breath, defrocked Roman Catholic priest Richard R. Lavigne — prolific child molester, alleged murderer and catalyst for many lifetimes of ruin — remained convinced he was going ...
Former Michigan Priest Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

Former Michigan Priest Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

Fox News, Staff
A former priest will spend 8-15 years in prison for sexually abusing teenagers in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Gary Jacobs, 75, pleaded guilty to second-degree criminal sexual conduct in Dickinson County ...
Buffalo's Bishop Grosz Accused of Sexual Abuse

Buffalo’s Bishop Grosz Accused of Sexual Abuse

Buffalo News, Staff
Retired Auxiliary Bishop Edward M. Grosz joins a growing list of American Catholic bishops being investigated for child sex abuse claims or for mishandling abuse allegations. A spokesman for the ...
Road to Nowhere: Vatican Made 7m Investment in Fake US Highway

Road to Nowhere: Vatican Made 7m Investment in Fake US Highway

The Pillar, Staff
A now-indicted senior investment manager at the Vatican Secretariat of State duped the Holy See into investing millions with a fake proposal to fund a highway in North Carolina, according ...
The War to Destroy the Eucharist

The War to Destroy the Eucharist

Does the world need yet another article about wayward Catholic politicians and the Eucharistic scandal they and complicit bishops are providing? That depends. Persistence is optional if salvation is optional ...
LISTEN: Lay Catholics Pour Out Their Hearts to Bishop Callahan Regarding Fr. James Altman

LISTEN: Lay Catholics Pour Out Their Hearts to Bishop Callahan Regarding Fr. James Altman

Complicit Clergy, Staff
Concerned Catholics from around the world have been trying to contact Bishop William Callahan regarding his decision to cancel Fr. James Altman. Some are encountering problems trying reach the bishop ...
WATCH: “Buck Breaking” Fr. James Altman

WATCH: “Buck Breaking” Fr. James Altman

Welcome back into Talking Catholic with David Gray. I’m reading lacrosse bishop William p Callahan’s decree against father James Altman, formerly pastor of Saint James the Less parish in La ...
Lavender Bishops versus “Lions of the Church”

Lavender Bishops versus “Lions of the Church”

What in the world are lavender bishops and cardinals doing in the Catholic Church? Trying to hide for one thing. Some hide well, and in plain sight. Others, not so ...
Write a Letter Highlighting the Fruits of Fr. Altman's Ministry

Write a Letter Highlighting the Fruits of Fr. Altman’s Ministry

TAKE ACTION: Write a letter in support of Fr. Altman and send it to: Fr. James Altman St. John the Less Catholic Church 1032 Caledonia St. La Crosse, WI 54603 ...
WATCH: Obedience Has Limits

WATCH: Obedience Has Limits

Your browser does not support the video tag. Now that Bp. William Callahan of La Crosse has staked his claim against a good priest — stripping Fr. James Altman of his faculties ...
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