Monster Bishop Protected by Pope – Full Text of Explosive 2019 Document

From Cathcon: Two questions arise from the article below and the translation of the document. 1) Why is international media not giving the highest priority to investigating the systematic cover-up of abuse by Pope Francis? 2) Why does the Pope not follow the example of his pious predecessor and resign.  Never has there been a … Read more

Florida Priest Continued in Active Ministry for THREE YEARS After Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed

A Florida priest who was recently arrested on sex abuse charges was permitted to continue in active ministry for nearly three years after a civil sex abuse lawsuit was filed against him and the diocese in which he serves. Father Leo Riley, 68, continued to serve as a priest for years after a 2020 sexual … Read more

Jesuit Sex Abuse Scandal In Bolivia Could Be Used To Repress The Church

One year after the Spanish newspaper El País published the report “Diary of a Pedophile Priest,” which recounted the sexual abuse of minors committed in Bolivia by the deceased Jesuit priest Alfonso Pedrajas, journalists from ACI Prensa, CNA’s Spanish-language news partner, went to the South American country to look into the political implications of the … Read more

WATCH: Louisiana State Police Obtain Sexual Abuse Search Warrant for Archdiocese of New Orleans

  The criminal investigation into child sexual molestation in New Orleans’ Roman Catholic archdiocese has entered a major new phase, as a judge ordered the church to turn over records showing how it responded to abuse allegations over the last several decades. The order signed Monday seeks files that would identify every priest and deacon … Read more

WATCH: Florida Priest Arrested on Homosexual Child Abuse Allegations

Your browser does not support the video tag.   A former Dubuque priest accused of sexual abuse while he was serving with the Archdiocese of Dubuque in the 1980′s was arrested in Florida on Wednesday. Father Leo Patrick Riley, 68, was charged on Wednesday with five counts of second degree sexual abuse. Dubuque police said … Read more

He’s Not Laughing Now: Court Ruling Devastating Blow for Dolan’s Archdiocese

A state appellate court delivered a devastating blow to the Archdiocese of New York in a unanimous decision Tuesday that found the Catholic organization’s longtime insurer can move forward with its case challenging whether its policies covered claims for systemic child sexual abuse that may have been enabled and covered up by church leaders for … Read more

Spain Approves Plan to Compensate Victims of Sex Abuse, but Spanish Bishops Reject It

Spain on Tuesday approved a plan aimed at making reparation and economic compensation for victims of sex abuse committed by people connected to the Catholic Church. It also announced the future celebration of a public act of recognition for those affected and their families. The Minister of the Presidency and Justice, Félix Bolaños, said the … Read more

Bishop Stika: Gone But Not Forgotten – Reportedly Threatening Priests

Though he hasn’t been employed by the Catholic Diocese of Knoxville for nearly a year, former Bishop Richard Stika continues to make his presence felt, contacting whistleblowers directly with threats of a lawsuit, including one who is a key witness in the sexual assault lawsuit against the church. That lawsuit was filed by a former … Read more

BRAVO! D.C. Knights’ Council Calls for Removal of Rupnik Art from National Shrine

A Knights of Columbus council has called for the removal of artwork by Father Marko Rupnik at a national shrine, following the disgraced priest’s decades-long legacy of sexual and spiritual abuse claims by multiple victims. The Knights’ Patrick Cardinal O’Boyle Council 11302, based in Washington, reportedly adopted an April 9 resolution urging the fraternal organization’s … Read more