Complicit Clergy
Former Michigan Priest Pleads No Contest to Indecent Exposure
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 15:34:31 +0000
A former Catholic priest has pleaded no contest to a criminal charge stemming from him exposing himself in public. Lawrence M. Ventline, 70, on Jan. 15 appeared in Huron County District Court and pleaded no contest to the lone count he faced, that of indecent exposure. The charge is a one-year misdemeanor. Huron County Prosecutor […]
Saints Concealing Shepherd’s Sins in New Orleans?
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 17:05:54 +0000
Many pro football experts thought the New Orleans Saints would be heading to the Super Bowl next week, now it appears they are heading to court instead amidst reports of the team’s involvement in the Catholic Church sexual abuse scandal. The NFL team is asking the civil district court in the Parish of Orleans to keep […]
Taiwanese President to Pope Francis: ‘Dialogue’ with China ‘Impossible’
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 12:04:30 +0000
The president of a vulnerable nation has reminded Pope Francis that it is difficult to “dialogue” with a tyrant. Tsai Ing-wen, the recently re-elected president of the island nation of Taiwan, wrote an open letter to the pontiff on Tuesday in response to his 2020 World Day of Peace message. In his letter, Pope Francis […]
Attorney Names 10 Personnel from Fall River Diocese Accused of Sexual Abuse
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:22:33 +0000
Nine Catholic priests and one church employee within the Diocese of Fall River were accused of child sexual abuse, an attorney announced this week. The 10 men allegedly sexually abused at least one minor during a span of nearly 40 years, from 1947 to 1986, attorney Mitchell Garabedian said in a statement. The diocese announced […]
Facts You Should Know About Nelson Perez, the New Archbishop of Philadelphia
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:09:11 +0000
The New York Times touted Pope Francis selection of Nelson Perez to replace ‘conservative’ Archbishop Chaput Fr. James Martin praises the appointment of Perez Perez banned kneeling at Mass in diocese of Cleveland If you have other facts that you believe our readers should know, please let us know.  
US Bishops’ Conference Sued for ‘Misleading’ Faithful on Peter’s Pence Charity
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:20:17 +0000
A Dallas law firm filed a class action lawsuit Wednesday against the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) for “unlawful, deceptive and fraudulent practices” in promoting and collecting funds for the papal charity Peter’s Pence. The suit alleges the American bishops “actively” misled Catholics into believing their millions of dollars in donations to the […]
What’s Happening to the Catholic Church?
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:31:02 +0000
These are two questions which are in the forefront of the minds of all the faithful right now. Most of us are currently in shock at the open and widespread wave of apostasy among the Clergy of the Church not only at the highest levels but even down to the local parishes. Even the best […]
Rome Will Have to Choose
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:22:34 +0000
There are two polarities in the Catholic Church today, and while these two polarities have existed together under the popes for a generation, that tension will not last much longer. This is nothing new. Situations like this have existed in the past, and the result is always the same — schism. Honestly, I don’t know […]
10 Years after Vatican Takeover, Legion in New Abuse Crisis
Mon, 20 Jan 2020 20:24:19 +0000
The administrator of the elite Catholic school in Cancun, Mexico, used to take the girls out of class and send them to the chapel, where the priest from the Legion of Christ religious order would sexually abuse them. “As some were reading the Bible, he would rape the others in front of them, little girls […]
Man Says Knoxville Diocese Knew About Abuse Accusations Months Before Acting
Mon, 20 Jan 2020 15:35:12 +0000
An East Tennessee man says the Catholic Diocese of Knoxville knew about abuse allegations against a music teacher nearly a year before it took action against him. Michael Boyd said he told church officials he had been abused by William Lovelace in August 2018. But diocese spokesman Jim Wogan said the bishop only learned of […]