St. Louis Archbishop Says He Didn’t Know It Was Illegal For Priests To Have Sex With Kids
“I’m not sure whether I knew it was a crime or not,” said St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson, who is part of a lawsuit accusing more than 100 priests and church employees of sex abuse. “I understand ...
St. Louis Archbishop Says He Didn’t Know It Was Illegal For Priests To Have Sex With Kids
“I’m not sure whether I knew it was a crime or not,” said St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson, who is part of a lawsuit accusing more than 100 priests and church employees of sex abuse. “I understand ...
Catholic sex abuse cases
The Catholic sex abuse cases are a series of allegations, investigations, trials and convictions of child sexual abuse crimes committed by Catholic priests, nuns and members of Roman Catholic orders a...
St. Louis Archbishop Says He Didn’t Know It Was Illegal For Priests To Have Sex With Kids
“I’m not sure whether I knew it was a crime or not,” said St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson, who is part of a lawsuit accusing more than 100 priests and church employees of sex abuse. “I understand ...
Catholic sexual abuse scandal in Ireland
From the late 1980s allegations of sexual abuse of children associated with Catholic institutions and clerics in several countries started to receive wide publicity. In the Republic of Ireland, starti...
Catholic sexual abuse scandal in Ireland - Wikipedia
Catherine Cadière
Catherine Cadière, or Marie-Catherine Cadière, (12 November 1709 in Toulon, year of death unknown), was an alleged French witch. The trial of Catherine Cadiére in 1731 is one of the most famous of its...
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Juan Carlos Patino-Arango
Juan Carlos Patino-Arango was a Roman Catholic seminarian who is accused of child molestation and indecency. While studying in a Roman Catholic seminary, he allegedly molested four boys, who have sin...
Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith
The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (Latin: Congregatio pro Doctrina Fidei, C.D.F.) is the oldest among the nine congregations of the Roman Curia. It was founded to defend the church fr...
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Curial response to Catholic sex abuse cases
The Curial response to Catholic sex abuse cases was a significant part of the Church's response to Catholic sex abuse cases.
On April 30, 2001, Pope John Paul II issued a letter stating that "a si...
Catholic sexual abuse scandal in Canada
The Catholic sexual abuse cases in Canada have been centered in Newfoundland dioceses, although there have been reported cases of abuse in most Canadian provinces.
Hubert Patrick O'Connor was a Ca...
Sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic archdiocese of Dublin
The sexual abuse scandal in Dublin archdiocese is a major chapter in the series of sexual abuse cases in Ireland. The Irish government commissioned a statutory enquiry in 2006 that published the Murph...
Kit Cunningham
Christopher Basil "Kit" Cunningham IC, MBE (18 November 1931 – 12 December 2010) was a British priest. For almost 30 years, as the rector of St Etheldreda's Church, Ely Place, Cunningham was one...
John Hepworth
John Anthony Hepworth (born 1944) is an Australian Continuing Anglican bishop. He was the ordinary of the Anglican Catholic Church in Australia and the archbishop and primate of the Traditional Anglic...
Jehovah's Witnesses' handling of child sex abuse
As with other religious organizations, Jehovah's Witnesses have been obliged in recent years to develop child protection policies to deal with cases of child sexual abuse in their congregations. Jehov...
Parish transfers of abusive priests
The parish transfers of abusive priests were a pastoral practice that greatly contributed to the aggravation of Catholic sex abuse cases. Some bishops have been heavily criticized for moving offending...
Murphy Report
The Murphy Report is the brief name of the report of an investigation conducted by government of Ireland into the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic archdiocese of Dublin. It was released in 2009, a...
Ferns Report
The Ferns Report (2005) was an official Irish government inquiry into the allegations of clerical sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ferns in County Wexford, Ireland.
The Inquiry was se...
Abuse by members of Roman Catholic orders
As distinct from abuse by some parish priests, who are subject to diocesan control, there has also been abuse by members of Roman Catholic orders, which often care for the sick or teach at school. Whi...
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Media coverage of Catholic sex abuse cases
The media coverage of Catholic sex abuse cases is a major aspect of the academic literature surrounding the pederastic priest scandal.
According to a study conducted jointly by the Project for Exc...
Media coverage of Catholic sex abuse cases - Wikipedia
Catholic abuse cases
Catholic abuse cases are a cases of alleged abuse by the Catholic church and its agents. Most prevalent are sex abuse cases of children. For instance starting in the 1990s a series of criminal cases i...
Roman Catholicism in Belgium
The Belgian Catholic Church, part of the global Roman Catholic Church, is under the spiritual leadership of the Pope, the curia in Rome and the Conference of Belgian Bishops.
There are eight dioce...
Debate on the causes of clerical child abuse
The debate on the causes of clerical child abuse is a major aspect of the academic literature surrounding Catholic sex abuse cases.
Clergy themselves have suggested their seminary training offered...
Warren Jeffs
Warren Steed Jeffs (born December 3, 1955) is a former president of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS Church) and convicted felon currently serving a sentence of lif...
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