Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “abuse”

Plucking The Demon Out Of One Eye

… while leaving a legion of them in one’s own: Bishop Thomas …

Posted November 16th, 2013

It Takes A Village To Torment A Child

I drew attention yesterday to Grant Gallicho’s excellent, lengthy post about the new …

Posted October 15th, 2013

The Moral Price Of Legalism & Clericalism

The disclosures in the Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis case keep coming. You …

Posted October 8th, 2013

Religious Authority In An Age Of Authenticity

At the risk of going too Catholic-heavy today, I want to point …

Posted October 4th, 2013

The Testimony Of Deeds

Many of you may not know that Erin Manning has her own …

Posted September 26th, 2013

Dogs Going Back To Their Own Vomit

As a dog returns to its vomit, so fools repeat their folly. …

Posted September 24th, 2013

In Praise Of Catholic Whistleblowers

According to Laurie Goodstein of The New York Times, A new organization …

Posted May 21st, 2013

The Injustice Against Father MacRae

Dorothy Rabinowitz of the WSJ, who has been following for years the …

Posted May 11th, 2013

Catholic Shuffle

I have several links that Catholic readers have sent me in recent …

Posted May 11th, 2013

The Cult Of Mr. Berman

Creepy but fascinating Marc Fisher piece from The New Yorker about a …

Posted March 25th, 2013

Integrity & Accusation

An unnamed former priest who was one of the four who formally …

Posted March 2nd, 2013

Sex, Lies, And Clericalism

Andrew Sullivan writes on his blog accusing me of “sexual panic” in …

Posted February 25th, 2013

Mahony Proud Of His Humility

Catholic readers are choking my in-box with this link to retired L.A. …

Posted February 16th, 2013

Priest: Here’s Why Bishops Cover Up Abuse

Emphasizing the sacramental role of priests should never mean covering up their bad behavior.

Posted February 4th, 2013

Why Is Roger Mahony Not In Prison?

This guy, I swear: Fifteen years before the clergy sex abuse scandal …

Posted January 21st, 2013

The Paralyzing Power of Clericalism

A man in his 20s wakes up in bed one night to …

Posted October 2nd, 2012

Father Groeschel Goes

The Catholic cable giant EWTN has retired Father Benedict Groeschel in the …

Posted September 6th, 2012