Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “sex abuse”

Cardinal Pell Convicted

But I’m not convinced (yet) that he is truly guilty of sex abuse

Posted December 13th, 2018

Abuse Among Fundamentalist Baptists

Blockbuster report about systemic sex crimes in ultra-conservative Protestant churches

Posted December 12th, 2018

Chill About Your Kid’s Smartphone? Reconsider

Rise in children sexually abusing children. One cause? Exposure to pornography

Posted December 1st, 2018

Trust Them — This Time, They’re Serious

Organizer of upcoming Vatican sex abuse meeting says now, it’s different

Posted November 29th, 2018

The Jeffrey Epstein Scandal

Federal prosecutors gave a sweetheart deal to a rich, well-connected pederast with over 100 victims

Posted November 29th, 2018

Exorcism And The Shaman’s Apprentice

On the dangerously naive materialism of WEIRDoes

Posted November 26th, 2018

The Treason Of The Clerics

Anguished convert: ‘Why isn’t the Catholic Church satisfied with just being Catholic?’

Posted November 26th, 2018

The Cupich Summit

Progressive US cardinal one of handful Pope puts on planning committee for global Catholic sex abuse crisis meeting

Posted November 24th, 2018

Catholic Triumphalism

Not the best strategy for trying to win back fallen-away Catholics

Posted November 23rd, 2018

The Vulnerability Of Priests

A man accused a priest of sex abuse. It was never tried in court. The priest passed a lie detector test. Still, the bishop threw him overboard

Posted November 21st, 2018

Father John Bohn: Man Of Courage

Bishop did not act against alleged scam artist priest, so Father Bohn quietly contacted the feds

Posted November 19th, 2018

NBC News’ ‘Alt-Right Catholic’ Smear

Network hit piece on gay-critical independent Catholic media outlets reveals scandalous bias

Posted November 19th, 2018

Legatus Withholding 2019 Vatican Tithe

National Catholic business leaders group refuses to collect annual gift to Rome, pending reform

Posted November 17th, 2018

Pope Francis: ‘The Face Of The Scandal’

Prominent priest: ‘After Baltimore, the Pope owns this’

Posted November 17th, 2018

Where To Now, Bishops? And Laity?

After the disappointing Baltimore meeting, an uncertain future

Posted November 16th, 2018

Why Catholic Bishops Can’t Solve The Crisis

They can’t even bring themselves to think and speak about it clearly

Posted November 14th, 2018

Bishops: Brothers In A Dysfunctional Family

Corrupt Cardinal Mahony tells fellow bishops to strengthen their ‘affective relationship.’ But that’s a big part of their problem

Posted November 13th, 2018