By Diogenes (articles ) | Jan 07, 2004
The Washington Times picked up the story Dom mentioned about an alleged sex abuse ring in the Archdiocese of Washington:
The law firm last night faxed the diocese the eight demands. "One or two [victims] went and had meetings with subsidiary officials who listened, thanked them and that was it," Mr. Gillon said in an interview last night. "There was no response. Others were offered -- when they demanded it -- therapy. One who requested psychiatric treatment was directed to a priest or a church-funded therapist who, at the end of the session, hit on him.
Ah well, at least we know he has ongoing formation.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our July expenses ($15,467 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!