WATCH: Former Deacon, Whose Son was Abused by Priest, Excommunicated by Lafayette Bishop Deshotel

  Scott Peyton, a former deacon whose son was molested by a priest he served alongside in St. Landry Parish, has been excommunicated by Lafayette Bishop J. Douglas Deshotel. Peyton served as a deacon in the diocese until December 2023. That’s when he resigned citing “distressing revelations regarding sexual abuse scandals involving members of the … Read more