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

Down the Rabbit Hole of Synodality

Down the Rabbit Hole of Synodality

From Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland: “When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more nor ...
Status Update on State AG Investigations into Sexual Abuse

Status Update on State AG Investigations into Sexual Abuse

The Pillar
When Pennsylvania’s attorney general began working on a grand jury investigation into clerical sexual abuse in his state, he had no idea what would happen when the report came out ...
Cardinal Becciu Claims Money Transfers to Australia are 'Classified' and Unrelated to Pell Trial

Cardinal Becciu Claims Money Transfers to Australia are ‘Classified’ and Unrelated to Pell Trial

The Pillar, Staff
Cardinal Angelo Becciu authorized “classified” payments from the Vatican to a company in Australia during 2017 and 2018. The cardinal told The Pillar this week they are unrelated to the ...
Why Aren’t US Bishops Doing More to Defend the Flock from COVID Tyranny?

Why Aren’t US Bishops Doing More to Defend the Flock from COVID Tyranny?

LifeSite News, Anonymous
This past year-and-a-half has been like none other in any of our lives. While our parents and grandparents knew firsthand the terror of war or the deprivation of the Great ...
Fort Wayne Pastor and High School Chaplain Resigns After Sexual Abuse Allegations

Fort Wayne Pastor and High School Chaplain Resigns After Sexual Abuse Allegations

NBC News, Staff
The chaplain of Bishop Dwenger High School, who also served as a pastor at a parish in a nearby county has resigned following allegations of sexual misconduct involving a minor ...
Lawsuit Claims Diocese of Nashville Failed to Stop Rape of 13-Year-Old

Lawsuit Claims Diocese of Nashville Failed to Stop Rape of 13-Year-Old

Fox News, Staff
A lawsuit accuses the Catholic Diocese of Nashville and the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Murfreesboro of knowingly failing to stop a religious education director from repeatedly raping ...
Archdiocese of Newark “Vicariously Liable” For Employing Theodore McCarrick

Archdiocese of Newark “Vicariously Liable” For Employing Theodore McCarrick

New York Post, Staff
A New Jersey judge ruled Thursday that the Archdiocese of Newark be held financially responsible for abuse claims against a high-ranking Catholic leader, The Post has learned. The ruling involves ...
Presiding Over A Collapsing Church

Presiding Over A Collapsing Church

The diocese of Cincinnati has announced a plan to restructure the diocese and eventually eliminate 70% of the parishes. The “New Evangelization” is a Vatican call from some years back ...
Former Priest Admits To Stealing $30K For Gay Sex And Beach House

Former Priest Admits To Stealing $30K For Gay Sex And Beach House

Fox News, Staff
A former Roman Catholic pastor has admitted he stole $30,000 from his Pennsylvania parish, money he spent on a beach house on the New Jersey shore and men with whom ...
Archbishop Viganò: In Defense of Women’s Monasteries of Contemplative Life

Archbishop Viganò: In Defense of Women’s Monasteries of Contemplative Life

Statement in Defense of Convents of Religious Sisters of Contemplative Life With profound sorrow and strong indignation, I follow the events related to the Apostolic Visitations that the Congregation for ...
Cardinal Gregory ‘Grateful’ for Pope’s Support of Communion for Pro-Abortion Politicians

Cardinal Gregory ‘Grateful’ for Pope’s Support of Communion for Pro-Abortion Politicians

Washington’s Cardinal Wilton Gregory has once again supported giving Holy Communion to pro-abortion politicians, saying that bishops are “not there as police,” and praising the Pope’s recent restrictions on the ...
Why Churchmen Who Demand the Vaccine Are Literally ‘Tyrants’: The Ultimate Resource

Why Churchmen Who Demand the Vaccine Are Literally ‘Tyrants’: The Ultimate Resource

As I did yesterday, I’m eschewing originality this time in favor of usefulness. Imagine me leaning much too close to you, and speaking like some Palestinian used car salesman when ...
WATCH: The Fake Theology Behind Vaccine Mandates

WATCH: The Fake Theology Behind Vaccine Mandates

EWTN, Janet Smith
Dr. Janet Smith discussing her column with Raymond Arroyo on EWTN In her National Catholic Reporter article “Catholics seeking ‘religious’ exemptions from vaccines must follow true church teaching on conscience”, ...
Without the Right of Conscience, There Is No Common Good

Without the Right of Conscience, There Is No Common Good

Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich recently mandated that all priests and employees of his diocese receive vaccinations against COVID-19. While medical exemptions to his mandate will be granted, religious exemptions will ...
Bishop Burbidge Is Right About Gender Ideology

Bishop Burbidge Is Right About Gender Ideology

Activist priest Franciscan Father Daniel P. Horan claimed earlier this month that Bishop Michael Burbidge is transphobic after the Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Arlington preached against the dangers ...
New Head of JPII Marriage Institute Suggests Church Must Change its Definition of Family

New Head of JPII Marriage Institute Suggests Church Must Change its Definition of Family

LifeSite News
Weeks after taking up his post as new president of the former John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family, Monsignor Philippe Bordeyne made a remarkable statement in a revealing interview ...
McCormack, Bishop Panned for Role in Sex Abuse Scandal, Dies

McCormack, Bishop Panned for Role in Sex Abuse Scandal, Dies

Associated Press, Staff
May God have mercy on his eternal soul. Retired Roman Catholic Bishop John McCormack, who faced criticism for his role in Boston’s clergy sex abuse scandal and led New Hampshire’s ...
WATCH: The Utter Hypocrisy of Complicit Cardinal O'Malley

WATCH: The Utter Hypocrisy of Complicit Cardinal O’Malley

Church Militant
Your browser does not support the video tag. On Monday, the Boston cardinal preached, “Abuse and its cover-up must stop,” and “the wrongs done to God’s people must be corrected.” ...
The Bishops’ Misapplication Of Catholic Charity, And The Evil On Our Southern Border

The Bishops’ Misapplication Of Catholic Charity, And The Evil On Our Southern Border

The Federalist, Staff
The bishops of the Catholic Church bear a lot of responsibility for this disaster. “Dear God, I ask you that you help me get out of here and that you ...
What Will Francis Say Now? “Vaccinated” Cardinal Dies from Covid-19

What Will Francis Say Now? “Vaccinated” Cardinal Dies from Covid-19

Gloria TV, Staff
Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino, 79, the former Archbishop of Caracas, Venezuela, died from Covid-19 on September 23. Urtosa was admitted to intensive care at the end of August. La Cigüeña ...
US Prelate Warns of ‘Trans’ Seminary Candidates

US Prelate Warns of ‘Trans’ Seminary Candidates

Catholic Culture, Staff
The chairman of the US bishops’ canonical-affairs committee has alerted his fellow bishops to cases in which a biological woman has been “unknowingly admitted to seminary or religious life.” In ...
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