The IHM nuns who taught me doled out tougher punishments for uniform violations than the sanctions Pope Francis has just placed on Bishop Michael J. Bransfield.
Bishops announced a new oversight system for the handling of clergy child sex abuse and attempted coverups. It's the same old bandaid that's lost its sticky since the Dallas Charter they created in 2002.
Just like the mafia, the Catholic hierarchy is involved in organized crime. It's time for a RICO investigation.
The Pennsylvania Catholic Conference (PCC) highlighted its flawed morality when it shamed clergy child sex abuse survivor Carolyn Fortney
This week Pope Francis issued a mandatory reporter law but there is a glaring flaw.
The Catholic Church should release work, volunteer and accusation history along with names of credibly accused priests.
Pennsylvania senators must decide who they'll represent. Will it be the victims and children or will it be the predators, their enablers and insurance companies.
If they put Jesus in the driver’s seat, the Catholic hierarchy wouldn’t have to worry about steering the clergy abuse conversation. But their lawyers and egos are at the wheel.
Victims of clergy child sex abuse and betrayed Catholics may relate to the Christmas message in Isaiah Chapter 9.
Victims of clergy sex abuse at the hands of order priests who taught in archdiocesan schools aren't eligible for the Victim Compensation Fund rolled out by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.