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An open letter to Pope Francis about the current crisis

An open letter to Pope Francis about the current crisis

The following is a letter from a faithful Catholic about the current crisis facing the Catholic Church with regard to accusations of sexual abuse all ...

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Father Collins: the theological roots of the crisis in the Catholic Church

Father Collins: the theological roots of the crisis in the Catholic Church

Sadly, for over two decades now, Church leaders have developed their own version of the Tar Baby incident popularized in Disney’s Song of the S ...

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Pope Francis takes action on abuse crisis by scheduling a meeting

Pope Francis takes action on abuse crisis by scheduling a meeting

On Wednesday, the papal press office announced that Pope Francis will convene the presidents of the Catholic bishops conferences from around the worl ...

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Bill Donohue: the Devil is in the details of Catholic Church scandals

Bill Donohue: the Devil is in the details of Catholic Church scandals

When we read that a cardinal asked young seminarians to sleep with him, thus corrupting them before they became ordained, and when we read that a few ...

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Dark shadows in Ireland for World Meeting of Families

Dark shadows in Ireland for World Meeting of Families

"We showed no care for the little ones, we abandoned them," Pope Francis says in a letter to the entire Catholic Church in which he ...

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Where real virtue is needed, instead of political correctness

Where real virtue is needed, instead of political correctness

As allegations continue to surface about the sexual abuse of children by a number of Catholic cardinals, bishops, priests and deacons in the United S ...

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Pope Francis acknowledges with 'sorrow and shame' allegations of abuse

Pope Francis acknowledges with 'sorrow and shame' allegations of abuse

"If one member suffers, all suffer together with it" (1 Cor 12:26). These words of Saint Paul forcefully echo in my heart as I acknowledge ...

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Vatican releases response to 'debunked' Pennsylvania grand jury report

Vatican releases response to 'debunked' Pennsylvania grand jury report

On Thursday, the Vatican's media relations office released the following translation into English of its statement concerning the spiraling sex s ...

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Pastor rails against 'evil' Catholic 'Lavender Mafia'

Pastor rails against 'evil' Catholic 'Lavender Mafia'

In his parish bulletin and website, Rev. Edwin Edwin Palka of the Epiphany of Our Lord Roman Catholic parish wrote that “evil” homosexual ...

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Bombshell grand jury report to expose serial abuse by Catholic clergy

Bombshell grand jury report to expose serial abuse by Catholic clergy

Roman Catholic Bishop David Zubik of Pittsburgh prepared fellow believers across his six-county diocese in Pennsylvania for the release of a grand ju ...

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Catholic Church, as 'expert on humanity,' anticipated classification of compulsive disorder by World Health Organization

Catholic Church, as 'expert on humanity,' anticipated classification of compulsive disorder by World Health Organization

Despite debate among experts as to whether the condition is real, the World Health Organization (WHO) has labeled compulsive sexual behavior as a men ...

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Shay Cullen: the world is blind and numb

Shay Cullen: the world is blind and numb

Angeline is just one of millions of children who are scared and intimidated to run and tell that they had been raped, abused or sexually assaulted. ...

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The issues missed in allegations of abuse committed by Cardinal McCarrick

The issues missed in allegations of abuse committed by Cardinal McCarrick

The retired Catholic archbishop of Washington, D.C. (2001-2006), Theodore Cardinal McCarrick, was forced to resign from the College of Cardinals beca ...

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Resignation of American cardinal seen as a 'big step forward' for Catholics and victims of abuse

Resignation of American cardinal seen as a 'big step forward' for Catholics and victims of abuse

         On Sunday, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington released a statement about allegations of sexual abuse aga ...

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Wisconsin man charged with producing obscenity involving children in The Philippines

Wisconsin man charged with producing obscenity involving children in The Philippines

A Wisconsin man was indicted on Wednesday for the crimes of producing and possessing child pornography and engaging in illicit sexual conduct outside ...

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Pope accepts resignations of 34 bishops in abuse scandal

Pope accepts resignations of 34 bishops in abuse scandal

At the Vatican, 34 Catholic bishops of Chile offered their resignations to Pope Francis in the wake of a child sex abuse scandal within the Catholic ...

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When will there justice for children?

When will there justice for children?

We read and see reports about the terrible number of child sexual assaults and how few perpetrators ever get convicted. That is changing with the app ...

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Disgraced Vatican diplomat faces serious pornography charges

Disgraced Vatican diplomat faces serious pornography charges

Authorities at the Vatican arrested former Vatican diplomat Rev. Carlo Alberto Capella for alleged possession of child pornography and its distributi ...

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Muslim teacher, 81, guilty of abusing girls for decades

Muslim teacher, 81, guilty of abusing girls for decades

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Director Woody Allen under fire at Cannes

Director Woody Allen under fire at Cannes

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Muslims declare war against police in England

Muslims declare war against police in England

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Louis C.K. has child rape on his mind

Louis C.K. has child rape on his mind

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Heinous sex crimes committed against babies

Heinous sex crimes committed against babies

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Australia: Catholic archbishop allegedly concealed sexual abuse

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Pope Francis: visit to Philippines will challenge

Pope Francis: visit to Philippines will challenge "good Catholics"

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Lessons from Britain's Rotherham sex abuse scandal

Lessons from Britain's Rotherham sex abuse scandal

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Advertising firm besmirched by pro-paedophilia poster

Advertising firm besmirched by pro-paedophilia poster

French ad firm JCDecaux is in hot water for a poster that was displayed in Spain that advocated paedophilia. The firm says it is not responsible for the ad.

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Pope Francis appoints new commission on child sex abuse

Pope Francis appoints new commission on child sex abuse

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US Conference of Catholic Bishops confronts 'homophobia' among refugees

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California: a bellwether for anti-Christian bias in the United States

California: a bellwether for anti-Christian bias in the United States

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Evangelicals 'worse' than Catholic Church in hiding sexual abuse

Evangelicals 'worse' than Catholic Church in hiding sexual abuse

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Vatican diplomat accused of pedophilia escapes Dominican Republic

Vatican diplomat accused of pedophilia escapes Dominican Republic

Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski is accused of grave sexual misconduct with children. He left the Dominican Republic in late August and has not reappeared. He is under investigation by civil and church authorities. A priest from Poland is also a fugitive.

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Normalizing child rape

Normalizing child rape

Where are the real men?

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CBS has a double-standard on child pornography

CBS has a double-standard on child pornography

CBS refuses to fire a contestant on 'Big Brother' who advocates and enjoys child pornography. Why?

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Racial and religious profiling

Racial and religious profiling

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NYT and a double standard for teacher/child abusers

NYT and a double standard for teacher/child abusers

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Evangelical Christian group admits homosexuality can't be 'cured'

Evangelical Christian group admits homosexuality can't be 'cured'

The former leader of Exodus International, which had touted a 'cure' for homosexual attraction, has himself admitted to same-sex attraction.

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Serbia rocked by Orthodox Church sex scandal

Serbia rocked by Orthodox Church sex scandal

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NY Orthodox Jewish community divided over verdict on paedophile

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Pope Francis calls for action against sexual abuse of minors

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New York Times gives rabbis a pass for child molestation

New York Times gives rabbis a pass for child molestation

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Shameless Andrew Sullivan brings back Christopher Hitchens from the dead

Shameless Andrew Sullivan brings back Christopher Hitchens from the dead

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New York Times obsession with Catholic priests

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Cardinal Mahony and his Cosa Nostra

Cardinal Mahony and his Cosa Nostra

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California Catholics rocked by admissions from Cardinal Mahony

California Catholics rocked by admissions from Cardinal Mahony

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NY Orthodox Jews divided over sexual abuse case

NY Orthodox Jews divided over sexual abuse case

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What frightens the media about Satanism?

What frightens the media about Satanism?

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Is the head of the New York Times a liar?

Is the head of the New York Times a liar?

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BBC head resigns over false accusations of paedophilia

BBC head resigns over false accusations of paedophilia

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More tough questions for New York Times and Mark Thompson

More tough questions for New York Times and Mark Thompson

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The New York Times is in a real pickle

The incoming director of the New York Times, Mark Thompson, may have to answer probing questions about BBC celebrity Jimmy Savile, who is accused of paedophilia among other perversities.

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UK parliament should open NYT and BBC files

UK parliament should open NYT and BBC files

Incoming New York Times chief Mark Thompson was at the BBC at the time that former BBC personality Jimmy Savile was raping children. Should not the two media giants open their files on paedophilia?

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The BBC and George Entwistle face inquisitors in the UK

The BBC and George Entwistle face inquisitors in the UK

Bill Donohue of the Catholic League comments on the BBC sexual abuse crisis and its implications for the New York Times, which is bring on former BBC exec Mark Thompson.

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New chief of NY Times mum about sexual predator Jimmy Savile

New chief of NY Times mum about sexual predator Jimmy Savile

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Former BBC exec unaware of sexual predator Jimmy Savile

Former BBC exec unaware of sexual predator Jimmy Savile

Mark Thompson, the incoming CEO of the New York Times, was once the director general of the BBC while its acclaimed radio personality Sir Jimmy Savile was raping underage girls.

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How much does NYT's Mark Thompson know about perverted Jimmy Savile?

How much does NYT's Mark Thompson know about perverted Jimmy Savile?

Investigators in the UK are looking into allegations dating to 1959 that a BBC celebrity engaged in child rape and necrophilia. The incoming New York Times editor, Englishman Mark Thompson, was director of the BBC.

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A sordid background for the incoming editor of the New York Times

A sordid background for the incoming editor of the New York Times

Here Bill Donohue reports on the BBC sexual abuse scandal and its implications for the New York Times and its new editor: Mark Thompson of the BBC.

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Homosexuality evident in Boy Scout 'perv' files

Homosexuality evident in Boy Scout 'perv' files

Where the Boys Are: That's where male homosexual predators go.

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Following teacher arrest for kiddie-porn, Jewish schools still do not require background checks

Following teacher arrest for kiddie-porn, Jewish schools still do not require background checks

In 2010, only one out of 400 Jewish schools in New York had conducted fingerprint checks on job applicants. The Jewish community has been rocked by allegations that a school teacher had downloaded hundreds of pornographic images of kids.

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Irish cardinal ducks responsibility for abuse cover-up

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Pennsylvania: Catholic priest accused of sexual misconduct

Pennsylvania: Catholic priest accused of sexual misconduct

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My Peace I Give You: book review

My Peace I Give You: book review

'My Peace I Give You: Healing Sexual Wounds with the Help of the Saints', by Dawn Eden seeks to demonostrate the truth of what the Catholic Church teaches about sexual abuse.

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NY prosecutor: 15-year-old drugged, forced into prostitution

NY prosecutor: 15-year-old drugged, forced into prostitution

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Australia: Catholic priest charged with kiddie porn possession

Australia: Catholic priest charged with kiddie porn possession

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Sexual abuse of children must be rooted out

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Do public school employees deserve prosecution for raping minors?

Do public school employees deserve prosecution for raping minors?

In February, six New York public school employees have been arrested for sexual abuse of minors.

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Vatican symposium on sexual abuse underscores reforms made by Pope Benedict

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The Separation of Church and Penn State: what the media doesn't get

The Separation of Church and Penn State: what the media doesn't get

While the media and advocacy groups have vilified the Catholic Church and its priests, they have been largely silent about abuse of children by teachers and others. Why? Could it be money?

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Kinsey's legacy of paedophilia re-examined

Kinsey's legacy of paedophilia re-examined

The de-sensitization of modern society to moral claims regarding sexuality began with the widely accepted studies by Alfred Kinsey. Now, such a de-sensitization is taking place as to paedophilia.

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